Lidl now pays its Spanish workforce more than Mercadona

Supermarket wars as Mercadona vows to keep 98% of staff

LAST UPDATED: 17 Mar, 2016 @ 12:32
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MERCADONA workers taking home an annual salary of €15,150 are now earning less than employees at Lidl.

The German budget supermarket chain has signed a Spanish contract confirming full time employees will earn €15,257 per year which represents a 13% increase to €8.5 per hour.

THE LIDL THINGS: Workers paid more than at Mercadona
THE LIDL THINGS: Workers paid more than at Mercadona

Lidl has also committed to keeping at least 75% of its workforce on permanent contracts, while at Mercadona 98% already boast job security of this kind.

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