The chief executive of German discount giant Lidl confirmed plans for a U.S. rollout, but said stores would open later than some analysts anticipated. CONNECT WITH SN ON TWITTER Follow @SN_News for updates throughout the day. Klaus Gehrig, CEO of Lidl parent Schwarz Group, told the German newspaper Heilbronner Stimme Thursday that U.S. expansion was “in full swing” but that 2018 was the target date for stores. As reported previously in SN, Lidl has established a U.S. ...

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