Retailer Increases Fresh Offering By 40 Percent as Aggressive Growth Continues
COLUMBIA, S.C. – August 9, 2018 – As part of the company’s aggressive growth initiative, ALDI is pleased to announce a new product expansion to deliver more of the fresh products customers want most. With an emphasis on fresh, organic and easy-to-prepare options, 20 percent of products in Columbia, and surrounding metropolitan area ALDI stores, will be new compared to last year.
With more than 1,800 stores across the country, ALDI is in the midst of an accelerated growth plan, investing more than $5 billion to remodel and expand its store count to 2,500 by the end of 2022. In Columbia, ALDI is making a $7.8 million investment to remodel stores to make room for the new products. To date, 6 of 7 remodels have been completed in Columbia.
WHAT: ALDI debuts new product expansion
WHEN: Thursday, August 9 the new product expansion will be rolled out
WHERE: Columbia area ALDI locations
WHO: ALDI spokespeople can be available upon request
About ALDI U.S.
A leader in the grocery retailing industry since 1976, ALDI operates more than 1,800 U.S. stores in 35 states. More than 40 million customers each month benefit from the simple, streamlined approach ALDI brings to retailing. ALDI sells frequently purchased grocery and household items, primarily under its exclusive brands, which meet or exceed national name brands on taste and quality. ALDI backs up its products with a Double Guarantee: If for any reason a customer is not 100 percent satisfied with any ALDI food product, ALDI will gladly replace it and refund the purchase price. For more information about ALDI, visit aldi.us.