CARTERSVILLE, GA – Lidl, one of the world’s largest retailers, announced today that it will establish a regional headquarters and distribution center in Cartersville, Georgia. The $100 million facility will create 250 jobs over the next five years.
“We are excited to announce new growth and investment in our U.S. expansion” said Brendan Proctor, President and CEO of Lidl US. “Our Cartersville facility will help us efficiently deliver top quality goods to our future customers throughout the area. We selected Bartow County because it offers an outstanding workforce, a centralized location for our distribution network, and because Bartow County is a great place for our employees to work and live. ”
“We look forward to being part of this community and thank Governor Nathan Deal, as well as local leaders, for their support throughout this process,” said Proctor.
Lidl operates more than 10,000 stores in 28 countries, offering customers the highest quality fresh produce, meat, bakery items and a wide array of household products at the lowest possible prices. Lidl first established its U.S. headquarters in Arlington County, Virginia in June 2015. Since then, it has announced regional headquarters and distribution centers in Spotsylvania County, Virginia; Alamance County, North Carolina and Cecil County, Maryland. For more information, visit www.lidl.com.