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Company Overview of ALDI Einkauf GmbH & Co. oHG

Company Overview

ALDI Einkauf GmbH & Co. oHG owns and operates a chain of discount grocery stores in Europe, the United States, and Australia. The company's products include food, alcoholic drinks, electrical products, kitchenware, toys, clothing, and flowers. The company was founded in 1948 and is based in Essen, Germany with a warehouse and distribution center in Preston, Australia.

Eckenbergstrasse 16

Essen,  45307

Germany

Founded in 1948

Phone:

49 201 85 93 0

Fax:

49 201 8593 319

Key Executives for ALDI Einkauf GmbH & Co. oHG

Managing Director
Managing Director
Managing Director of UK Operations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

ALDI Einkauf GmbH & Co. oHG Key Developments

Clare Marts Reportedly Divest Ennistymon Facility To ALDI

Clare Marts is known to have divested its facility in Ennistymon to ALDI Einkauf GmbH & Co. oHG for about €1.5 million. The deal has been under negotiation for some time now and was reported to have signed off at last week's board meeting.

Aldi Launches Dual-Sim Wolfgang Phone

Aldi announced that it is launching a new Wolfgang phone in the Netherlands. Available from 22 January, the Wolfgang AT-B26D costs EUR 49.99 at Aldi stores. The unlocked, dual-Sim phone targets users only interested in calls and offers a standby time of two weeks and Bluetooth connectivity.

ALDI Plans $3 Billion US Expansion

ALDI plans to invest $3 billion to open 650 new sites across the United States in the next five years. ALDI announced that to meet the target it will increase the rate at which it opens new stores from 80 to about 130 a year. A regional headquarters and distribution center will be built in Moreno Valley, Calif.

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