The wait is over! ALDI just opened its first store in Peoria, and third in the Valley, as part of its national expansion plan to become the third-largest U.S. grocery retailer by store count by the end of 2022.

ALDI has set the standard for quality and affordability, according to the company. The new store is located at 24665 N. Lake Pleasant Parkway and open daily from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

“Since opening our first two Phoenix-area ALDI stores in Chandler and Goodyear, we have been thrilled with shoppers’ positive response and are excited to bring Peoria residents the best groceries at the lowest possible prices,” says Tom Cindel, Group Director of Operations and Logistics for ALDI. “We are focused on expanding and opening new stores across the country because we want to do our part. We know now, more than ever, easy access to fresh food and household essentials is invaluable.”

ALDI stores have always been purposefully designed for simplicity and efficiency, and this year ALDI has seamlessly integrated several new safety features in all its stores across the country, according to the company. The health and safety of customers and employees are the company’s top priorities, and ALDI optimizes its stores to provide the cleanest and safest shopping environment possible. The retailer has also remained focused on ensuring stores are stocked with the food and household essentials customers want and need, including healthy, convenient options and a robust selection of produce delivered fresh to all stores daily.

ALDI is Hiring Local Employees
Known for offering market-leading wages and benefits, ALDI is one of the fastest-growing retailers in the U.S., creating new opportunities for people locally. In 2020, ALDI hired thousands of new employees nationwide. ALDI was also named to the Forbes list of “America’s Best Large Employers” five years in a row and was recognized as a 2019 and 2018 Indeed Best Places to Work: Compensation and Benefits. To learn more about working at ALDI and search job openings, go to

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