Albert Heijn arrives in Nijlen and Westmalle later this year

Albert Heijn arrives in Nijlen and Westmalle later this year

Albert Heijn will open two new stores later this year, in Nijlen and Westmalle. It has also been given permission to open a new store in Hasselt.

The two stores in Nijlen and Westmalle are former Alvo stores and the two openings show that Albert Heijn is on track to get to its goal of 50 stores by the end of 2016. It currently has 25 stores (including the two new ones).

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