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Wilson Aldi reopening event & giveaway 11/10

Posted November 8, 2016

Aldi storefront

Aldi is celebrating the reopening of their expanded Wilson store on Thursday, November 10 at 8:45 a.m.

There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony and customers are invited to attend. After the ceremony, the first 100 shoppers will receive a golden ticket with an ALDI gift certificate of various amounts!

Customers can also enter an on-site sweepstakes to win a year’s supply of ALDI produce.

Event Details

What: Official Grand Reopening and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and official Grand Opening followed by Golden Ticket Giveaway, eco-friendly bag distribution and On-Site Produce for a Year Sweepstakes.

When: Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016

Time: 8:45 a.m.

Location: ALDI, 2106 Forest Hills Road W., Wilson, NC 27893

Store Hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday.

“We are pleased to showcase the new look of ALDI with this updated store in Wilson and continue to help customers stretch their dollars,” said Krysta Cearley, Salisbury division vice president for ALDI. “As important as price is, there’s only one way to attract and keep shoppers: You have to have quality products. When people try our ALDI exclusive brands, they are excited by the savings and impressed by the quality.”

According to their press release, "the Wilson store presents a new look, offering a modern and convenient shopping environment featuring more room for customers’ favorite products, inviting colors, high ceilings, natural lighting and environmentally-friendly building materials – such as energy-saving refrigeration and LED lighting. The store is simple to navigate with easy-to-spot product signage and prominent product prices. The new store makes it even easier for families to say hello to fresh and make smart choices with healthy tips within the produce section and “Dietitian’s Picks” – healthy products handpicked by leading nutrition experts.

In addition to the store’s new look, ALDI will bring shoppers a wide range of premium groceries from which to choose, such as organic produce, USDA Choice beef, the liveGfreeTM gluten-free product line and the SimplyNature line of products free from over 125 artificial ingredients and preservatives. All exclusive brand food products are free of added MSG, certified synthetic colors and partially hydrogenated oils."

Aldi coupon, payment and store policies:

* ALDI does not accept manufacturer coupons

* You will need to bring your own bags to bag your groceries. They do not provide any for free.

* If you wish to use a grocery cart, you will need to deposit a quarter into the cart machine and you will get it back when you return the cart.

* They accept cash, credit, debit and EBT cards as forms of payment. They do not accept checks.

* ALDI offers a Double Guarantee: If for any reason you are not 100 percent satisfied with one of their food products, ALDI will gladly replace the product and refund the customer’s money.

About ALDI Inc.

ALDI operates nearly 1,600 US stores in 34 states. More than 32 million customers each month save up to 50 percent** on their grocery bills, benefiting from the ALDI simple and streamlined approach to retailing. ALDI sells the most frequently purchased grocery and household items, primarily under its exclusive brands, which must meet or exceed the national name brands on taste and quality. For more information about ALDI, visit


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  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Nov 8, 2016

    swbjfb - I bet! I am at Aldi pretty much every week. Are you going to go to the opening for a gift card? If so, you'll probably want to get there early.

  • swbjfb Nov 8, 2016

    So glad to see this, have really missed shopping there.