If You've Still Got Some Old Pound Coins Left, Don't Panic. Here's What You Can Do

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK

Old style round pounds are no longer officially legal tender in the UK - but all is not lost if you keep finding them down the back of your sofa. Up t...

Aldi And Lidl Go Head-To-Head In Tatler's Guide To 'Posh' Dining For Cheap

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Notorious for its luxury focus, Tatler has briefly turned its back on upmarket retailers in favour of bargain goods from Aldi and Lidl. The publicatio...

Stop Everything. This Retailer Is Now Selling A Yorkshire Pudding Burrito

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Just weeks ago, the internet almost spontaneously combusted when people learned a sandwich shop in York was selling Yorkshire pudding burritos. The di...

Supermarkets 'Urgently' Investigating Claims Chicken Supplier Changed Food Dates

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 29.09.2017 | UK

A number of Britain’s biggest supermarket chains have launched urgent investigations after it was alleged that the UK’s largest supplier of chicke...

Aldi To Sell 8 Types Of Gin Ready For Christmas - And They're All Under £20

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Aldi is set to become incredibly popular with gin-lovers, after it revealed stores will be offering up eight types of gin priced £20 and under, just ...

Gin And Tonic Ice Lollies Are Here To Get You In The Mood For Summer

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Gin and tonic ice lollies are now on sale and we think they sound like the perfect way too cool off on a hot summer’s day. ‘Gianni’s Alcoholic I...

Why Aldi's Own Brand 'Hula Hoops' Look Suspiciously Like The Real Thing

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’ve ever thought Aldi’s own brand ‘Hula Hoops’ looks uncannily like the real McCoy, a shopper may have just discovered why. Graeme Clapp...

Easter Eggs Are Melting Due To Warmer Weather And The Photos Are Very Sad Indeed

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Easter eggs have been melting left, right and centre thanks to a spate of warmer weather in the UK. Thorntons customers appeared to be worst affected...

The Intense Pressure Of Ruthlessly Packing Your Bags At Aldi

Andrew Robinson | Posted 11.04.2017 | UK Comedy
Andrew Robinson

The mayonnaise was hurled in the same bag as the ibuprofen, crushing the weak and vulnerable brioche buns in the process. The bread was bullied in to the bottom of another bag, resulting in the loaf being squashed and killed in action by the carrots and cheaply priced duck breasts. And the milk was required to share a bag with mouthwash and garden bin-liners. Complete mayhem.

Easter Opening Times For Lidl And Aldi

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.04.2017 | UK

The Easter weekend may not be the best time to go shopping, but if it has to happen, it pays to be prepared. Budget supermarkets Lidl and Aldi will be...

These Crisps Contain 'Dangerous' Levels Of Acrylamide That Could Cause Cancer

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Almost one in five crisp varieties contain high levels of a known carcinogen called acrylamide, a new report has revealed. Acrylamide has the potentia...

Brazen 'Fraudster' Tricks Aldi Worker Into Handing Over £329 Refund For TV He Hadn’t Even Bought

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK
Read More: UK News, Aldi, UK News

These images show the moment a “fraudster” brazenly fooled an Aldi shop assistant into handing over £329 in cash – for a TV he hadn’t even bo...

Supermarket Wage War Leads To Staff Getting More Pay

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK

Aldi has announced it is raising the pay of thousands of staff to a level higher than the amount its competitor announced weeks ago. From February, s...

Aldi Issues Food Recall Amid Salmonella Fears

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 31.12.2016 | UK

Aldi has issued a specific recall notice for packs of prawns over fears the product could cause food poisoning. The German discounter has said two bat...

Christmas 2016 UK Opening Hours For Asda, Tesco, Homebase, B&Q And Sainsbury’s

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK

No matter how prepared you think you are – you’re probably going to have to make a last minute trip to the shops over the Christmas period. Whethe...

Aldi To Sell Wagyu Rump Steak For Under A Fiver

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Stop everything. Aldi has announced it will be selling Wagyu rump steaks for under £5 in time for the bank holiday weekend. The infamously expensive ...

A Cage-free Day Is Dawning

Philip Lymbery | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK
Philip Lymbery

Today (29th July 2016), marks a truly momentous moment for egg laying hens. Asda and Lidl have finally caved, and pledged to go cage free on all their whole shell eggs. These announcements follow a burst of cage free commitments from Aldi, Iceland, Morrisons and Tesco that have also pledged to phase out cages for laying hens.

Aldi Has Had Multiple Food Ads Banned For Being 'Unfair'

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 29.06.2016 | UK

Three ads for Aldi claiming customers could make significant savings compared with the “big four” supermarkets have been banned for being unfair a...

Aldi Sells 'World's Most Expensive Beef' For Just £7.29

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

You can always rely on Aldi to take one of the world's priciest types of beef and make it affordable. The retailer is now selling high quality Wagyu ...

Fear Thy German Discounter?

Dyfed Loesche | Posted 13.05.2017 | UK
Dyfed Loesche

Invasion, conquest, price wars. Reading the headlines you're tempted to conclude an all-out war has broken out amongst food retailers in the UK. Arguably, the main culprits are German budget supermarkets Aldi and Lidl, who seem to instill fear into the hearts of British supermarket managers at Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury's and Morrisons. Apparently, the big four are shaking in their boots.

Will Sainsbury's or Amazon Win The Battle For UK Groceries?

Mark Hillary | Posted 09.04.2017 | UK
Mark Hillary

I was surprised to see that the Wall Street Journal reported negatively on the takeover of Home Retail Group (including Argos) by the supermarket gian...

Aldi Has Recalled These 'Dirty' Biscuits Over Hygiene Fears

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

Aldi has issued a product recall for biscuits sold in its shops which have been manufactured in a "dirty" factory. The supermarket warned customers no...

Aldi Agrees To Remove Sex Assault Reference From Paint Tins

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 25.03.2016 | UK
Read More: UK News, Aldi, UK News

Aldi has agreed to remove a reference to sexual assault on labels adorning cheap paint. In an apparent mistaken reference to the shade of rapeseed oil...

After Asda's 'Wonky Veg Box', This Is What Britain's Other Supermarkets Are Doing

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK

Supermarket Asda has launched the UK's first ever 'wonky veg box' allowing shoppers to buy imperfect vegetables in bulk to feed their families. REA...

Aldi Christmas Advert Takes Down John Lewis 'The Man On The Moon'

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK

Budget store Aldi has responded to John Lewis' Christmas advert/major cultural event with a spoof version. The Aldi ad opens with an elderly man s...