Aldi to open first Denton store May 30

On May 30, the German discount grocer ALDI plans to open its first Denton grocery store at 1105 Loop 288 S.

To celebrate the opening of the Denton store, ALDI will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 9:45 a.m. May 29.

The event is open to the public. Guests may sample ALDI exclusive brands and tour the new store, a press release said.  Additionally, they may participate in an on-site sweepstakes for a chance to win store gift certificates, a news statement said.

Store hours will be 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday.

ALDI has more than 1,200 U.S. stores located in 32 states. Over the last several years, ALDI has added approximately 50-80 new stores each year.

In 2009, Aldi Inc. opened a 500,000-square-foot distribution center at 2500 Westcourt Road in Denton at an estimated cost of $50 million.

Direct job link and address for Aldi applicants

Following a number of calls about getting a job at the soon to be Aldi store in Denton, officials with the company shared the following information:

The direct site for job listings is:

The direct link to the application is:

According to Aldi officials, applicants should apply in person at the Denton store located at 1105 S. Loop 288, or from 6 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, April 3 at the following address:

1585 W. Main St.
Lewisville, TX 75067

Job openings: ALDI still looking for personnel

Beginning this year, ALDI, a leading grocery chain will enter the Texas market with approximately 30 new stores planned for the Dallas/Ft. Worth region. Here are some ALDI hiring events happening in the next couple of days. Good luck!

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010 (4 events)
ALDI / 700 Alta Mere, White Settlement
8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
ALDI / 2400 Avenue K, Plano
7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
ALDI / 9779 Forest Lane, Suite 200C, Dallas
11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
ALDI / 1201 W. Airport Freeway, Euless
7 a.m. – 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 26, 2010 (3 events)
ALDI / 8034 Chrysalis Drive, Dallas
11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
ALDI / 3632 Frankford Road, Suite 200C, Dallas
11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Crowne Plaza Hotel / 700 East Avenue H, Arlington
7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010 (2 events)
ALDI / 1601 W. Northwest Hwy., Garland
7 a.m. – 3 p.m.
ALDI / 3635 Gus Thomasson Road, Mesquite
7 a.m. – 3 p.m.

For more information about ALDI Denton hiring events, visit

ALDI to hold shift manager hiring event on Wed., Dec. 9 in Dallas


ALDI will host a shift manager hiring event for Dallas-area stores on Wednesday, Dec. 9. The company is seeking full-time managers to work in Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex stores that will open in Spring 2010. Applications will be accepted from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Park Central – Dallas located at 7800 Alpha Road in Dallas and the Crowne Plaza located at 700 Avenue H. East in Arlington.

According to its release, ALDI, a discount supermarket, provides full health care (including medical, dental and vision insurance) plus 401k for employees who work more than 20 hours per week. ALDI shift managers will start at $10 per hour plus an additional $4 premium when acting as store manager, said the release.

Shift managers will enjoy a all expenses will be paid throughout the eight-week remote training period. A high school diploma or equivalency is required for shift manager applicants.

For more information about ALDI Denton hiring events, visit