Discount Retail Chain Lidl USA (owned by the German Schwarz Group) has set its sights on the East Coast of the United States. Lidl recently opened the doors of its newest store location in the state of New York. Located in Deer Park, Long Island, the store is Lidl’s largest in the region.
According to Long Island Business News, the store, standing at 32,000 square feet, is part of a US $12 million project that is Lidl’s first ground-up store development on Long Island. The location employs over 50 people.
The new store adds to Lidl’s portfolio of over 20 store locations on Long Island, the news source stated. Property owner, Milvado Property provided the ground lease to Lidl and was represented by Ken Schuckman and Jessica Vilmenay of Schuckman Realty.