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The eco-cost of Germany's cheap food

Nik Martin, Cologne May 25, 2017

World-famous German discount supermarkets Lidl and Aldi have just launched an aggressive expansion across America. But both brands are now facing mounting pressure from environmentalists, who claim the budget chains don't pass on the true cost of food production to their customers.