If you’ve noticed a sudden increase in Lidl and ALDI stores popping up in your neighborhood, it’s because the low-priced retailers are expanding at record rates. ALDI announced it’s opening 70 new stores in the U.S. by the end of 2020. Lidl will open 50 new stores by the end of 2021, including one in Southeast D.C. at the...
A study found when low-price supermarkets move into a neighborhood, prices drop everywhere. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan reports.