Why Lidl. Lidl is a multinational retail chain operating in 31 countries worldwide with over 11,550 stores and over 341,000 employees. Lidl is not only certified Top Employer Europe, but Lidl Malta is also the only Maltese company certified Top Employer Malta.. So why Lidl?Because it offers opportunity, growth, success, a dynamic team and a career path.. Location, location, location. ( it takes me 7 minutes to stroll to my job ) 3.) Company was one i'd wanted to work for, for a long time, based on their product and their earth-friendly attitude. I was offered a position with the company within a week or 2, almost a year and a half ago. I am still with the company, and i could not be happier.