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# aldi - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Aldi rewards staff for coronavirus efforts with 10% bonus

The retailer said that the payment was to reward colleagues who have “worked tirelessly” in recent weeks.

# aldi - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Supermarkets hiring hundreds of employees to meet Covid-19 demand

Tens of thousands of people have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus crisis.

# aldi - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Taoiseach 'sympathises' with farmers as blockade of major Aldi distribution centre continues

Members of the Irish Farmers’ Association are staging a protest outside an Aldi distribution centre.

# aldi - Thursday 31 October, 2019

More Aldi houmous recalled due to salmonella fears

This is the fourth recall of houmous products in recent days.

# aldi - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Aldi plans to replace 12.5 million single-use plastic bags each year with compostable options

From January, all loose fruit and vegetable single-use plastic bags will be compostable.

# aldi - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Aldi says beef dispute causing availability issues with produce

The issue comes amid stalled talks between the Department of Agriculture and farming organisations.

# aldi - Monday 29 July, 2019

Dunnes Stores comes out on top - just - as the most popular supermarket in Ireland

Dunnes has a market share lead of 0.2% over Tesco in the latest figures from Kantar.

# aldi - Monday 1 July, 2019

Dunnes Stores is the most popular supermarket in Ireland

Meanwhile, Aldi enjoyed the largest jump in growth.

# aldi - Saturday 16 February, 2019

From The Daily Edge Is Aldi's charcoal mudmask a patch on GlamGlow? We put it to the test Tried And Tested

Is Aldi's charcoal mudmask a patch on GlamGlow? We put it to the test

Aldi is giving GlamGlow a low-cost challenge.

# aldi - Monday 28 January, 2019

Tesco announces up to 9,000 job cuts in the UK under wide-scale restructuring plan

Jobs will be cut amid plans to shut fish, meat and cheese counters at some stores.

# aldi - Saturday 26 January, 2019

FactCheck: Are supermarkets required to accept plastic packaging, if you leave it at the checkout?

Supermarkets have pledged that they take extensive efforts at recycling, but do they have to accept if you want to leave them behind?

# aldi - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Aldi set to hire 500 new employees this year

The discount supermarket chain plans to open seven new stores in Ireland in 2019.

# aldi - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

From The Daily Edge You can get everything you need for that #Insta bar cart in Aldi for €50 Bar Cart

# aldi - Saturday 8 December, 2018

From The Daily Edge How do Aldi's new dupes compare to the original cult products? We tried 3 of them out Dupes

# aldi - Monday 19 November, 2018

Cross-border shopping hits five-year high as ROI consumers spend €64.5m in North

The strength of the Euro against Sterling over the past two years has also made cross-border shopping more appealing.

# aldi - Friday 16 November, 2018

Aldi recalls batch of pesto due to detection of Salmonella

It’s recalling the batches of Deli Green Pesto with the use-by date 23.11.2018.

# aldi - Thursday 15 November, 2018

From The42 'There'll be sparks and fireworks' - Ronan O'Gara gives his take at our All Blacks preview night 1st V 2nd

'There'll be sparks and fireworks' - Ronan O'Gara gives his take at our All Blacks preview night

The Irish rugby legend spoke openly on a series of topics at Liberty Hall in Dublin.

# aldi - Monday 1 October, 2018

From The Daily Edge We asked you what your favourite candles are for cosy nights in Burn Baby Burn

# aldi - Saturday 29 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge Does Aldi's glycolic acid toner dupe rival the world famous Pixi Glow Tonic?

# aldi - Friday 28 September, 2018

Bags of unwashed spinach and mixed leaves recalled over presence of bug-causing bacteria

Consumers have been warned about the detection of Listeria monocytogenes bacteria in two batches of the leaves.

# aldi - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Farmers struggling to pay bills, call on retailers to increase price of milk

The IFA has said the low prices offered in some shops are “unsustainable”.

# aldi - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Minister calls on supermarkets to reduce the use of non-recyclable plastic packaging for fruit and veg

Minister Denis Naughten is currently considering a range of environmental levies on single-use plastic products.

# aldi - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Farmers say Aldi's €1.30 two-litre bottle of milk is 'socially irresponsible'

Aldi says the milk line is needed to compete.

# aldi - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

SuperValu is back as Ireland's most popular supermarket ... but Tesco and Dunnes Stores are right behind it

SuperValu accounted for 22.3% of the consumer spend over the course of the 21 weeks to 22 April.

# aldi - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Aldi Ireland recalls mini fryers due to electrical fault

Over 4,000 of the appliances were sold in Ireland.

# aldi - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Man jailed for life over murder of his former partner's daughter at Aldi supermarket

“This was a cold-blooded and public execution, carried out for the purpose of revenge.”

# aldi - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

'Significant increase in bread production' as consumers pick shelves dry in anticipation of The Beast

The nation’s sudden appetite for retail bread therapy shows no signs of abating.

# aldi - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Aldi has recalled two batches of its white bloomer bread because there may be 'wire pieces' in them

The target of the recall is the Ballymore Crust White Bloomer brand with best before dates17 and 18 February 2018

# aldi - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

From The Daily Edge Aldi's new charcoal beauty range is cruelty-free and has the beauty world a-buzz Aldi

# aldi - Monday 5 February, 2018

Ireland's not affected by dead rat claim that forced Aldi to remove 38,000 packs of frozen veg

Aldi has offered the woman involved £500 compensation.

# aldi - Friday 19 January, 2018

Aldi banning sale of energy drinks to under 16s

Customers buying soft drinks containing more than 150mg of caffeine per litre will be asked to prove their age.

# aldi - Monday 15 January, 2018

Irish people spent a record amount of money on their Christmas grocery shop last year

We spent €13 million more on alcohol compared to last year.

# aldi - Friday 5 January, 2018

Aldi staff will now earn the €11.70 an hour living wage

It is the first supermarket to commit to paying the living wage.

# aldi - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Man arrested after woman stabbed to death in Yorkshire Aldi store

North Yorkshire Police said the 30-year-old died after being stabbed inside the Skipton store at 3.27pm today.

# aldi - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge Kevin the Carrot is back in Aldi's new Christmas ad and he's as cute as ever Holidays Are Coming

Kevin the Carrot is back in Aldi's new Christmas ad and he's as cute as ever

He has a girlfriend now, ooooooooh!

# aldi - Thursday 19 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge Aldi is selling baubles filled with gin to hang on your Christmas tree More Gin

# aldi - Friday 4 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge Marks and Spencer butted into a Twitter war between Lidl and Aldi and shut it down hilariously Joke Shops

Marks and Spencer butted into a Twitter war between Lidl and Aldi and shut it down hilariously

They aren’t too posh to have a sense of humour.

From The Daily Edge 10 times Aldi hit peak notions in Ireland Notions

10 times Aldi hit peak notions in Ireland

Fancy candles, ostrich steaks and organic prosecco.

# aldi - Monday 31 July, 2017

Super Valu once again tops the podium in the supermarket derby, but Lidl and Aldi are on the march...

It’s been a good month for the German discount retailers.

# aldi - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Marks & Spencer is cutting down on packaging - here's how other supermarkets measure up

Supervalu and Centra said that “packaging plays an important role in containing, preserving and protecting food”.

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