GREENSBORO, N.C. — A new Lidl store is coming to Greensboro. The company plans to open a store in the area of West Gate City Boulevard next to Adams Farms Shopping Center.
The company also plans to open new stores in Cary, Charlotte, Matthews, Raleigh, and Wilmington.
It’s part of an overall expansion with plans to open 25 new stores in several states including North Carolina, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Virginia.
Lidl plans to open the new stores by the spring of 2020. The new store openings will also create 1,000 jobs across nine states.
Lidl also announced this week it plans to hire 100 new logistics positions at its Alamance Regional headquarters and distribution center.
At the same time, Lidl plans to close two stores in Rockingham and Kinston, North Carolina by this summer. Employees will be able to apply for new positions at other stores.
WFMY News 2 has also discovered a Lidl store will not be opening in Eden.
The following Store locations are opening in North Carolina:
- Greensboro, NC - W. Gate City Boulevard
- Cary, NC - NC-55
- Charlotte, NC - Monroe Road
- Matthews, NC - Margaret Wallace Road
- Raleigh, NC - Buffaloe Road
- Wilmington, NC - Eastwood Road