Lidl became the best retail trader chain in the Czech Republic, based on the Mastercard’s Trader of the Year award. Kaufland and Albert shared the second and third places. The public vote took place on the award’s website from 19 October 2020 to 17 January 2021. Lidl won first place with 90,257 votes. The second place went to Kaufland, which gained 48,529 votes while Albert received 29,844. As for the other grocery stores, Penny, Tesco, Billa, and Globus followed the leaders. The first seven places belong to food chain stores, even though the award’s requirements are not specific to grocery stores. The pharmacy chain, Dr.Max, became the absolute winner among different categories, outperforming the winner of the last seven yearsContinue Reading