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Aldi pledges to spend an additional £3.5 billion buying from British suppliers

Aldi pledges to spend an additional £3.5 billion buying from British suppliers

Aldi has announced plans to increase the amount of food and drink it buys from British suppliers by £3.5 billion...

December 31, 2020

Waterford woman wins National Brown Bread Baking competition

Waterford woman wins National Brown Bread Baking competition

The winner of the 2016 National Brown Bread Baking Competition, sponsored by Aldi, is Phyllis McGovern from Butlerstown, Co. Waterford....

September 22, 2016

Roscommon woman wins National Brown Bread competition

Roscommon woman wins National Brown Bread competition

The winner of The National Brown Bread Baking Competition, sponsored by Aldi, is Margaret Sexton of Co. Roscommon. The competition...

September 25, 2015

Aldi wins big at Great Taste Awards with 62 awards

Aldi wins big at Great Taste Awards with 62 awards

Irish Aldi stores recently picked up 62 awards at the international 2015 Great Taste Awards, more than any other retailer in...

August 9, 2015

Sainsbury’s edges ahead of Asda in UK grocery market share

Sainsbury’s edges ahead of Asda in UK grocery market share

Sainsbury’s has edged ahead of Asda with it share of the UK grocery market, the latest data from Kantar Worldpanel...

July 31, 2015

Aldi’s brand value overtakes Tesco’s

Aldi’s brand value overtakes Tesco’s

Aldi’s brand is now worth more than Tesco’s, according to the Millward Brown and WPP’s Brandz Most Valuable Global Brands report....

May 29, 2015

Aldi and Lidl gaining ground in British cheese market

Aldi and Lidl gaining ground in British cheese market

The hard discounters (Aldi and Lidl) continue to make ground in the British retail cheese market, mirroring their growth across...

January 15, 2015

Heading to the Ploughing today? Here’s what to expect

Heading to the Ploughing today? Here’s what to expect

The National Ploughing Championships 2014 kicks off today and it is anticipated that 80,000 visitors will descend on the 800-acre...

September 23, 2014

Aldi brown bread bake off at Ploughing

Aldi brown bread bake off at Ploughing

This year’s Aldi Brown Bread Baking Competition, with a prize fund of over €7,000 attracted hundreds of entries and the...

September 21, 2014

Finalists chosen for Aldi brown bread competition

Finalists chosen for Aldi brown bread competition

The eight finalists have been named in the Aldi National Brown Bread Baking Competition. Contestants from around the country gathered...

August 23, 2014

Aldi wins 35 awards at the ‘Foodie Oscars’   

Aldi wins 35 awards at the ‘Foodie Oscars’  

Aldi stores won more titles than any other retailer in Ireland at the international 2014 Great Taste Awards in London,...

August 13, 2014

Dunnes performs well as Tesco’s share slides 

Dunnes performs well as Tesco’s share slides 

The latest supermarket share figures from Kantar Worldpanel in Ireland, published today for the 12 weeks ending July 20, show...

August 5, 2014

Grocery sales growing at their fastest rate for over a year

Grocery sales growing at their fastest rate for over a year

The latest supermarket share figures from Kantar Worldpanel in Ireland, published today for the 12 weeks ending 22 June, show...

July 7, 2014

Town of Monaghan Co-op new Aldi milk supplier

Town of Monaghan Co-op new Aldi milk supplier

Aldi today announced a new agreement with Town of Monaghan Co-op Ltd. that will see the co-op become Aldi’s third...

June 23, 2014

Supermarkets beware farmers are watching

Supermarkets beware farmers are watching

The Ulster Farmers’ Union has welcomed the launch of the Livestock and Meat Commission for Northern Ireland’s (LMC) beef and...

May 23, 2014

People grocery shop less often, but buy more

People grocery shop less often, but buy more

The latest supermarket share figures from Kantar Worldpanel in Ireland show the Irish grocery market returning to growth for the...

May 12, 2014

Tesco UK to cut prices by up to a third, sparking farmer concerns

Tesco UK to cut prices by up to a third, sparking farmer concerns

Although UK consumers will be happy to hear that Tesco has cut the price of food products, the move has...

April 22, 2014

‘Stand out from the crowd to win over UK market’

‘Stand out from the crowd to win over UK market’

“We are a small company with big ideas for growth in the UK – how can we be successful? The...

March 5, 2014