Supermarkets eye the Balkans

When Nikos Veropoulos sold his supermarket chain in Greece to Metro AEBE in 2016, he held onto the outlets under the Vero brand in the Balkans. It was a wise move that is being followed today by more Greek chains seeking to expand into neighboring markets with greater growth potential and a younger clientele.

Greek stores closed on Tuesday, sales start on January 8

Retail stores in Greece will remain closed on Tuesday, reopening again on Wednesday.

Some exceptions have been announced, with supermarket chains AB Vassilopoulos and Lidl announcing they will remain open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Tuesday. The same schedules will be generally observed in Piraeus, Thessaloniki, and Patras.

Robots trained to be porters

Research toward integrating robots into daily life is being developed by Greek labs and startups. Instead of static industrial robots, which have been operating for years in major industrial countries, research has shifted to so-called collaborative robots, which are mostly employed in services and operate alongside and with people.

Lidl to invest over 120 million euros in Greece in next three years

Lidl Hellas has invested more than 1.4 billion euros in Greece since 1999 and the company's investment plan will continue in the coming years.

Lidl Hellas CEO Martin Brandenburger said late on Thursday that the investment program for the next three years (2024-2026) includes new stores and total investments of over €120 million for the store network and warehouses.

Για πέμπτη συνεχόμενη χρονιά, η Lidl Ελλάς θέτει τη βιωσιμότητα στο επίκεντρο

Για πέμπτη συνεχόμενη χρονιά, η Lidl Ελλάς θέτει τη βιωσιμότητα στο επίκεντρο

Development ministry intercedes for Lidl to drop suit against poor elderly woman caught shoplifting groceries

It took the intervention of Development Minister Adonis Georgiadis for Lidl, the German international discount retailer chain, to drop a lawsuit against a destitute, elderly woman who on 12 February was caught stealing food, meat and cheese reportedly worth 30-40 euros, at the chain's store in Ilion, Western Athens

Croatia Pressed to Tackle Women’s Protection After Latest Murder

After another murder of a woman in Croatia by her former partner, human rights activists have urged the government to take a more serious approach to violence prevention and protection of women - and classify femicides as premediated murders connected with hate crimes towards women.

Η Lidl Ελλάς υπογραμμίζει τη δέσμευσή της για την προστασία του κλίματος με τη δική της κλιματική στρατηγική και φιλόδοξους κλιματικούς στόχους

Στον δρόμο για ένα καλύτερο αύριο, η προστασία του κλίματος για την Lidl Ελλάς, είναι μονόδρομος.