Aldi plans to open 500 stores as demand for discounters increases

Aldi sign on brick building

Aldi has plans for 500 new stores after opening its 1,000th store in Woking, Surrey, as demand for discounters increases amid the ongoing cost-of-living crisis. 

The discounter said it will invest £1.3bn into expansion plans within the next two years, with the aim to open 20 stores by the end of the year.

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