Lidl aims for 1,100 UK stores by 2025, creating 4,000 new jobs

Nov 24, 2021 - City AM

Supermarket Lidl has announced plans to have 1,100 stores across the UK by 2025, creating 4,000 new jobs, after opening 55 stores during the first year of the pandemic.

It comes as the grocer published its accounts filed with Companies House for the 12 months to the end of February showing revenues jumped 12 per cent to £7.7bn and it turned a pre-tax profit of £9.8m, compared to a £25m pre-tax loss a year earlier.

The move comes as the grocer published its accounts for the year to...