Aldi announces plan to open 100 new UK stores creating 4,000 jobs as profits surge by 49% in a year
- The discount supermarker plans to pump £1.3billion of investment into the UK
- Aldi’s expansion is part of a long-term plan to grow its portfolio to 1,200 stores
- It will open 100 more supermarkets and create 4,000 jobs after profits surged
Aldi will open 100 new stores and create 4,000 jobs after profits surged by 49 per cent in a year, it has revealed.
The discount supermarket plans to pump £1.3 billion of investment into the stores by the end of next year.
The expansion is part of a long-term plan to grow from 894 to 1,200 locations in the UK by 2025.
The funding – Aldi’s biggest investment in the UK in