Retailer Investing $1.6 Billion to Update 1,300 U.S. Stores by 2020
OnFocus – ALDI welcomes shoppers back to its renovated Marshfield store when it reopens on Thursday, June 28. The store, located at 2107 N. Peach Ave., is part of a $1.6 billion initiative to remodel and expand more than 1,300 ALDI stores nationwide by the end of 2020. Locally, ALDI is investing more than $9.2 million to update five stores in the Wausau – Rhinelander area by the end of 2018.
To celebrate the Marshfield store reopening, ALDI will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, June 28 at 8:25 a.m., followed by its popular Golden Ticket giveaway offering gift cards to the first 100 customers. Shoppers can also enter a sweepstakes for a chance to win .
The store’s modern and convenient layout focuses on what people love most: fresh food, produce, dairy and baked goods. All remodeled ALDI stores feature open ceilings, natural lighting and environmentally-friendly building materials. The store will be open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Sunday.
“At ALDI, everything we do is about delivering high-quality food at affordable prices, and that will never change,” said Atty McGrath, Oak Creek division vice president for ALDI. “Now it will be even easier for customers to find the foods they want from us at a great price, whether it’s fresh produce, award-winning wines or our beloved ALDI Finds.”
ALDI stores are specially designed to save shoppers both time and money. ALDI carries a streamlined selection of exclusive products and national brands, which removes guesswork from shopping and enables customers to find exactly what they need. ALDI also offers several award-winning products and specialty items that make the hottest food trends affordable and accessible.
This innovative business model has made ALDI one of the fastest-growing retailers in the U.S. As part of the company’s aggressive expansion plans, 25,000 new jobs will be added in stores, warehouses and offices nationwide by 2022. ALDI recently was named to the Forbes America’s Best Large Employers list and is proud to offer staff market-leading salaries and benefits.
About ALDI Inc.
A leader in the grocery retailing industry since 1976, ALDI operates more than 1,750 U.S. stores in 35 states. More than 40 million customers each month benefit from the ALDI simple and streamlined approach to retailing. ALDI sells the most frequently purchased grocery and household items, primarily under its exclusive brands, which are designed to meet or exceed the national name brands on taste and quality. ALDI is so confident in the quality of its products, the company offers a Double Guarantee: If for any reason a customer is not 100 percent satisfied with any ALDI food product, ALDI will gladly replace the product and refund the purchase price. For the seventh year in a row, ALDI was recognized as a value leader among U.S. grocery stores by a Market Force Information® survey of U.S. consumers. For more information about ALDI, visit aldi.us.