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More Environmental Protection, Less New Plastic: The Companies of Schwarz Group Publish Progress Report

Neckarsulm, 28 November 2023 – Because they are aware of their great responsibility with regard to sustainability, the companies of Schwarz Group are involved in numerous initiatives and projects aimed at minimizing the use of natural resources and promoting both renewable energy and social justice.

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About Schwarz Group

Schwarz Group is an international leader in the retail industry with about 13,700 stores and 575,000 employees in 32 countries. The total revenue of the companies of Schwarz Group for the 2022 fiscal year amounted to 154.1 billion euros. Divided into a production, retail and environmental division, the companies of Schwarz Group cover the entire value cycle. Lidl and Kaufland are its pillars in food retailing. Many private label products on Lidl’s and Kaufland's shelves ranging from ice cream to beverages are produced directly at the Schwarz Produktion. PreZero, the environmental services provider, pursues its vision of closed loop recycling in waste and recycling management and thus contributes to a cleaner tomorrow. Schwarz Digits as IT and digital division offers compelling products and services, which comply with Germany’s strict data protection standards. Schwarz Dienstleistungen, the Group’s corporate services division, provides administrative and operational services.

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