business news in context, analysis with attitude

• Aldi Inc. announced that Jason Hart, the president of Aldi US, has been promoted to become CEO of Aldi US.

The announcement notes that Aldi currently "is in the early stages of an accelerated strategic growth plan in the US … ALDI plans to open 650 new stores across the country, including expanding to Southern California, bringing its total number of US stores to nearly 2,000 by the end of 2018."
KC's View: