Study: Harris Teeter still on top in Charlotte grocery battle

CHARLOTTE, NC — Harris Teeter remains the top grocery store in Charlotte even as more chains open stores in the city.

According to a new study from Chain Store Guide, Harris Teeter gets 19.8 percent of grocery sales in our area.

Walmart and Food Lion aren’t too far behind - each with 18 percent of the sales.

The biggest increase came in the "other" category. It jumped from 1.7 percent to 3.6 percent. That includes Lidl which opened its first stores in our area last fall.

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