ALDI FIRST SUPERMARKET TO STOP SELLING DISPOSABLE BARBECUES IN ALL UK STORES9 March, 2022
Aldi has become the first UK supermarket to ban the sale of disposable barbecues nationwide, in a bid to protect the nation’s forests and wildlife.
The ban across all its stores will also lead to the removal of approximately 35 tonnes of single-use waste packaging.
ALDI SPONSORS PARALYMPICSGB7 March, 2022
The UK’s fifth-largest supermarket Aldi is the new official partner of ParalympicsGB, as the team competes at the Winter Paralympic Games in Beijing.
The sponsorship, agreed with governing body the British Paralympic Association (BPA), will run through to the next Paralympic Summer Games and means that Aldi is now the sponsor for both Great Britain’s Olympic and Paralympic teams up to Paris 2024.
ALDI COMMITS TO ONLY SELLING PLASTIC-FREE WIPES3 March, 2022
Aldi will remove single-use plastic from all its own-brand wipes by the summer, in a bid to further reduce plastic waste.
The UK’s fifth-largest supermarket will switch all the wipes across its Mamia baby, Lacura beauty and household ranges to 100% plant-based fibres, making them all biodegradable.
TEAM GB NUTRITIONIST TEAMS UP WITH ALDI TO CREATE FIVE RECIPES TO HELP MIND AND BODY23 February, 2022
Aldi has teamed up with Team GB nutritionist Nigel Mitchell to champion the importance of your diet on your mood and everyday life – creating bespoke low-cost recipes to suit all the family.
From breakfast and mid-day snack options to veggie dinners and desserts, the recipes aim to offer affordable and nutritional recipe inspiration.
STARS IN THEIR AISLES ALDI ANNOUNCES SEARCH TO FIND BRITAIN’S TOP UNDISCOVERED BRITISH SUPPLIERS18 February, 2022
- ‘Grow With Aldi’ will see UK’s makers and growers compete for space on supermarket’s shelves
- Launch follows the success of 2021 ‘Grow With Aldi’ spirits competition, which saw gin distillery Penrhos Gin have its product stocked in 950 Aldi stores
- Expert panel of judges including Aldi’s buying team will decide on winning businesses, whose products will be launched as Specialbuys in stores