Aldi opens new Spring store on Rayford Road

Aldi opened its newest location on Rayford Road in Spring on Nov. 14.
Aldi opened its newest location on Rayford Road in Spring on Nov. 14.

Aldi opened its newest location on Rayford Road in Spring on Nov. 14.

The global grocery chain Aldi celebrated the grand opening of its newest market in Spring with a ribbon cutting ceremony Nov. 14. The new Aldi, located at 2412 Rayford Road, features an expansive refrigerator space and an expanded product selection, according to Aldi.

“ALDI offers food that people love at prices they can afford; it’s as simple as that. No matter your preferences or your lifestyle, ALDI has options for everyone, including even more fresh and convenient choices,” Aldi Division Vice President Karla Waddleton said in a statement. “Our passion is making sure high-quality food is available to all shoppers, and we’re looking forward to making that a reality with our new Spring store.”


The new Spring location was launched as part of Aldi's $3.4 billion expansion initiative, which will bring the chain's nationwide store count to 2,500 by late 2022, up from its existing 1,900 U.S. stores. Aldi sells a wide variety of exclusive and branded grocery items in addition to other products, such as home goods and clothing. Aldi also offers online grocery delivery through Instacart. 833-478-1077. www.aldi.us
By Ben Thompson
Ben joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2019 and is a reporter for The Woodlands edition.


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