Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Retail Trade, Except Of Motor Vehicles And Motorcycles
Retail Sale In Non-Specialised Stores
47.11 - Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating

400 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
15 April 2015
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 December 2015


Lidl Italia, a subsidiary of the German-based chain of discount stores Lidl, announced the hiring of about 400 people in its stores and in its headquarters of Arcole (Verona). The hirings are part of an investment plan worthy about 1 EUR million. According to the plan, the group will expand its workforce by 2,000 over the next two years. In the next months, the company will select workers with the following profiles: shop assistants, sales assistants, facility managers and development managers. Furthermore, by the end of 2015, Lidl will hire about 40 new managers for its regional sales department. Most of the new workers will be recruited on open-ended contracts.


  • 15 April 2015: Milano Today
  • 15 April 2015: La Stampa
  • 19 April 2015: Corriere della sera


Eurofound (2015), Lidl Italia, Business expansion in Italy, factsheet number 79336, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/79336.