Lidl celebrates 15 years in the Balearic Islands with the opening of its third store in Ibiza
- The company has invested 3.5 million euros in the launch of the new store, creating 35 new jobs
- After 15 years in the Islands, Lidl has twenty stores and employs more than 400 people, 100 of them in Ibiza
Lidl’s new Ibiza store opens on Thursday 15th December 2016. Situated close to Ibiza Town at Can Bufí, (though in the municipality of Santa Eulària des Riu), it is the third store of the supermarket chain on the island, along with the already existing on Avenida Sant Josep de Sa Talaia d’Eivissa and Sant Antoni.
The company has invested 3.5 million euros in the construction of this new building, which has a 1,400 square metre shop floor.
It will employ 40 staff, 35 of which being newly created positions. This will take the Lidl workforce in Ibiza to over 100 people.
The store has a hundred parking spaces and will open between 9:00am and 9:30pm, Monday to Saturday.
As an opening week promotion Thursday 15th to Saturday 17th a free shuttle bus will operate between Ibiza Town (opposite the Formentera ferry terminal) and the store.
15 years in Baleares
2016 marks Lidl’s 15th anniversary in the Balearics. The company opened its first stores in 2001 with the first Ibiza store in 2002.