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 01.08.2016 | 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 13.05.2016 | 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 11.04.2016 | 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
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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...

Tesco Says It Might Not Be Able To Pay Staff What Aldi Says It Can

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK

The National Living Wage could prove "lethal" to Tesco, its chief executive has said, despite commitments by other supermarkets, including budget stor...

Aldi's Wage Rise 'Shows Other Supermarkets Paying The Living Wage Is Achievable'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK

Aldi has become the latest supermarket to pay above the government's National Living Wage, raising staff wages to £8.40 an hour. The discount chai...

Someone At Aldi Is Going To Get In Trouble For This...

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 05.09.2015 | UK

Budget supermarket chain, Aldi, has been forced to change the packaging of its gourmet crackers after social media users pointed out that the label ha...

Deadly Spider Eggs Found In Shopping

PA | Posted 05.06.2016 | UK

The world's deadliest spider is feared to be on the loose in Britain after a family spotted a nest in a bunch of bananas. Keith Hobbs and wife Laur...

Are You Being Served? Supermarket Customer Service Reviewed By... You

Ben Stockman | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK
Ben Stockman

Unlike many consumer reports which tend to focus on price and other elements, a new report written by customers, for customers has named Morrisons top supermarket for customer service...

Aldi Are Cornering The Student Market With Amazing New Offer

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Scrimping students rejoice! Discount supermarket Aldi are rolling out a plan to give free bus rides to university students. The free shuttles alrea...

Aldi Offers Wagyu Burgers For £2.99, Cue Foodies Going Into Meltdown

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It's the world's priciest beef - and now Aldi are selling it for little more than three quid. Wagyu meat is something of a delicacy, with major foo...

The Turn of the Budget Supermarkets

Paige Hiley | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Paige Hiley

Aldi and Lidl have been, in the past, seen as the lowest of the low when regarding supermarket products. It is the sort of place you'd go when you're not able to buy the expensive products on display at your local Sainsbury's or you are in need of unusual ingredients from far away lands...

Aldi Recalls Chocolates Tainted With Salmonella

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK

Supermarket giant Aldi has issued a product recall after salmonella was found in a batch of chocolate. The product in question is 200g packs of Ch...

How Important Is the High Street?

Naomi Kerbel | Posted 04.10.2014 | UK
Naomi Kerbel

It seems that vast variety isn't as enticing as it once was. Think of the number of times, you've stood staring at rows and rows of washing powder, an odd trance-like state sweeping over you as you try to remember what it was you were after in the first place.

Jobs Crisis Over? Here Are 6 Posts That Attracted An Insane Number Of Applicants

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne and his fellow ministers have seized on every improvement in the employment figures as proof that the coalition's "long-term economic p...