Aldi store visits

Presentations

07/10/2020
We visit Loughborough to trial Aldi’s new click and collect grocery service, and consider what might come next for the discounter as it develops its ecommerce offer.
10/08/2020
ALDI Prahran showcases the retailer’s latest strategic priorities, and is a great example of its latest format in Australia.
03/08/2020
We look at how Trader Joe's is able to create a unique and exciting shopping environment and stand out in a competitive market.
25/06/2020
We visited a selection of Aldi and Lidl stores in Switzerland to explore each retailers' latest initiatives. This report will give you an overview of the latest in-store innovations and developments from the discounters.
21/05/2020
We visited some of the latest stores in the Spanish Capital and were impressed by the upgraded concept. This report will give you an overview of the latest in-store innovations and developments from the discounter..
12/08/2019
Aldi launched its first trial Local store in March 2019 in Balham, South London. Aldi has emphasised this is not a move to expand into convenience. Instead, it is a response to the challenges of operating in London, with a lack of the larger sites with car parks. In this store visit report we look at the format in more detail and identify how it differs from standard Aldi stores.
04/06/2019
Aldi in Australia continues to innovate through its store formats, merchandising and ranging, we visit one of its stores in Sydney to see this in action…
25/03/2019
ANIKo is Aldi Nord's multi-billion euros project to modernise its stores across Europe. We visited Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany and The Netherlands to see how it is rolled out.
19/02/2019
Aldi Süd continues to evolve its stores adding new features and putting an emphasis on specific categories relevant to shoppers. The addition of new services like Amazon lockers and an improved layout is creating a better shopping experience.
02/10/2018
We visited Aldi's unique testbed store in Glascote to understand how the discounter is focusing on creating more efficiencies in-store.
18/07/2018
We look at how leading retailers in Hamburg are adapting their store formats to meet changing shopper preferences.
08/01/2018
We have visited the latest stores from Aldi Nord and Aldi Süd in Germany, both demonstrating interesting developments for the retailer.
17/05/2017
Aldi Waterloo in Syndey is an example of the retailer's latest store format in Australia, showcasing a larger store footprint, stronger fresh food offer, category evolution and a new in-store layout and design.
05/04/2017
In this report we take you inside a newly remodelled and expanded store in Slovenia’s capital city that demonstrates Hofer's latest modern approach.
03/02/2017
We have created this report to bring you a collection of stand-out discount stores from across the globe. Read on to discover why you must see these stores and how the discount channel is becoming more competitive than ever.
06/12/2016
We visited Trader Joe’s in Chicago to learn more about the retailer and how it has created a unique proposition in the competitive US market.
17/10/2016
We visited this new Aldi city store to discover latest thinking for this high street format and what Aldi has in store for its estate going forward.
16/08/2016
Earlier this year Aldi opened the first of 45 planned stores for California as part of its accelerated US expansion plans. We review the retailer’s contemporary store format, key elements of the proposition, and how it is communicating the Aldi story.
10/06/2016
Aldi at Manly Wharf showcases the retailer’s new format in Australia. As a world first for Aldi, it shows how the retailer is developing its in-store environment whilst maintaining great value, quality and efficiency in its operations.
03/05/2016
Following a meeting and store tour with a regional director of operations, we report on Aldi Süd’s new concept store in Eglharting, on the outskirts of Munich.
10/09/2015
Following decades of a hard discount strategy, Aldi Nord may soften its discount concept in the future.  This store we visited has been recently refurbished. It has a new store layout, with better signage across the store, and offers a wide range of organic products.
09/04/2015
Aldi Cheltenham is one of the discounter's latest stores in Australia and showcases how the retailer’s latest initiatives are helping it attract new shoppers and build scale along the east coast.
16/09/2014

We visited two different Aldi stores in London to see how the discounter is enhancing the existing estate while focusing on growing its city store format.

23/01/2014
This store in Dunstable is typical for the Aldi estate and demonstrates why the discounters had such a strong Christmas and continue to attract more shoppers through their doors.