I religiously shop at the German market for my husband and our pet. From imported snacks to bakery treats, here are the best things to get.
I did walkthroughs to find differences between the budget German grocery chains and learn which has the better value, offerings, and experience.
Retailers like Target and Dollar General, grocery stores like Kroger and Aldi, and food chains like Noodles & Company and McDonald's are offering pay.
Workers across the US can receive extra pay from their employers for receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Many front-line workers are now able to receive the vaccine in various states and localities. So far, almost 34 million people have received one or more doses of the two-shot immunization. Visit the Business […]
Retailers have announced thousands of store closures this year as the coronavirus pandemic ravages an industry that was already facing its share of challenges. However, some retailers are still moving forward with plans to grow their store fleet in 2020. Among the retailers expanding their footprint are discount stores, grocery […]
Lidl will invest more than $US500 million to open 50 new stores by the end of 2021. The stores will be located in Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Virginia. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The discount grocery chain Lidl is […]
Germany is home to 114 of the world’s billionaires, according to Forbes. That’s the third-highest number after the US, which has an estimated 705 people with a net worth of at least $US1 billion, and China, which has 324 billionaires, per Forbes. The richest people in Germany are Beate Heister […]
Kroger is rebranding with the tagline “fresh for everyone” and launching a new marketing campaign featuring animated characters. “Anywhere a logo or a tagline shows up, it will get an update,” Mandy Rassi, Kroger’s vice president of marketing, told Business Insider. As part of the rebrand, the company is offering […]
Kroger is rebranding, according to an internal memo obtained by Business Insider. “Today, customers don’t know what to make of the Kroger brand,” states the memo, which was circulated internally on Monday. “We’re trying to be everything to everyone – saying too many things in a fragmented way. And it […]
Lidl said Tuesday that it will provide medical benefits to all part-time employees starting January 1. The move will cost an estimated $US9 million in the first year and continue to increase as Lidl expands, the company said. The announcement comes after Business Insider reported that Amazon-owned Whole Foods plans […]
Some grocery stores have gotten so popular it seems they’re practically taking over the world. The e-commerce insights firm Edge by Ascential recently ranked the biggest chains by net sales, as part of its July 2019 report on the grocery business. Walmart handily won the top spot, but multiple grocery […]
Lidl is opening 25 stores in Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Virginia. Lidl will also close two stores in Rockingham and Kinston, North Carolina this summer. The new stores, which are opening by spring of 2020, will bring Lidl’s US store count to about […]
Yael Cosset is helping Kroger execute a massive transformation amid growing competition from Walmart,Aldi,Lidl, and the Amazon-owned Whole Foods. Cosset called Kroger’s new Ocado warehouses a “total game changer.” “We’re going to be able to fulfil these orders in a way nobody else can,” he said. “There is no equivalent […]
We asked a sommelier to taste-test a selection of budget wines from Costco,Target,Trader Joe’s, BJ’s, and Lidl. These wines were all priced below $US10, with one bottle costing as little as $US3.99. Here’s how sommelier Sara Lehman ranked each brand overall. Costco and Trader Joe’s might not spring to mind […]
Sara Lehman is the private sommelier and lifestyle director of 160 Madison, which is a luxury, residential high-rise building in Manhattan. She also owns the wine and travel blog Somm in the City. We gave Sara 11 different low-cost wines to try from big-box stores like Costco,Target,BJ’s, and Trader Joe’s. […]
Costco,Target,Trader Joe’s, BJ’s, and Lidl all sell inexpensive wines. We asked a sommelier to taste-test a selection of budget wines from each of these retailers. The wines were all priced below $US10, with one bottle costing as little as $US3.99. Here’s how they compared. Spending less than $US4 on a […]
WalmartUS CEO Greg Foran compared Walmart to the biblical figure Goliath, and said there are several “Davids,” or competitors, that the company focuses on. “When you are Goliath, you find that there are other Davids that start throwing stones at you and you’ve got to learn to deal with that,” […]