We are the Digital Heartbeat of the Schwarz Group

The Schwarz Group is a leading international retailer with 550,000 employees worldwide in 33 different countries and over 13,400 stores. Based in Neckarsulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, the Schwarz Group is made up of the two retail divisions Lidl and Kaufland, the food production Schwarz Produktion and the environmental service PreZero.
Schwarz IT is the strong technology partner of the entire Schwarz Group. As a central IT service provider, Schwarz IT is responsible for the selection and provision of IT infrastructure, IT platforms and business applications. By continuously taking into account current technological developments, Schwarz IT identifies innovative options for action. In close cooperation with the departments, Schwarz IT develops professional and efficient IT solutions.

Schwarz IT in Numbers

6.1 billion


As a leading retailer, we are part of the daily lives of millions of customers every day.



We support 550,000 endusers.


IT Colleagues

Diversity, motivation, passion - these are the strengths that connect our employees in all parts of the Schwarz Group.


IT Solutions

Ambitious goals require a variety of solutions. Our development teams support them.


IT units

We have more than 30 IT units all over the world.