This Week at Aldi: The Ad for October 31, 2018

Each week we highlight a few of the more interesting items in the upcoming Aldi ad. Note that, in our area, the ad takes effect on Wednesday, but in some areas it may take effect as early as today, Sunday.

This week’s offerings include car accessories, children’s winter outerwear, craft and sewing supplies, kitchen stuff, and even some early Thanksgiving food options.

The Most Interesting Thing We Saw:

Ambiano 7-Quart Slow Cooker


  • Ambiano 7-Quart Slow Cooker, $19.99. This comes in Stainless Steel or Black, and it is slightly bigger than some of the older slow cookers I own. This appears to be manually operated with a knob rather than digital.

Special Buy (ALDI Finds) Highlights:

Car accessories include:

  • Auto XS Car Cover, $16.99. Read more information about some of Aldi’s car covers from a couple of years ago at this link.
  • Auto XS 4-Gauge Jumper Cables, $12.99.
  • Auto XS Car Seat Cushion, $4.99.
  • Auto XS Car Organization Assortment, $4.99. Choose betweeen a Two-Pack Car Seat Gap Storage or Pop-Up Trash Can with Hook.
  • Auto XS Car Battery Charger, $19.99.
  • Auto XS Trunk Organizer, $7.99. Choose from Small or Medium. Read our review of Aldi’s trunk organizer from a few years ago at this link.

Kids’ outerwear includes:

  • Lily & Dan Children’s Winter Boots, $11.99. Sizes 7/8–4/5. Assorted varieties available.
  • Lily & Dan Children’s Winter Hat and Glove Set, $5.99. Sizes Toddler (2–5) or Youth (5–10). Assorted varieties available.
  • Lily & Dan Children’s Winter Gloves or Mittens, $5.99. Sizes XS–L. Assorted varieties available.

Craft and sewing supplies include:

  • Singer 32-Stitch Sewing Machine, $79.99. Features Automatic needle threader, Adjustable stitch length and width, and Automatic 1-step buttonhole maker.
  • Easy Home Mini Sewing Machine, $14.99. Advertised as great for beginners, basic sewing, or crafts.
  • Easy Home Mini Sewing Kit, $4.99. Choose from Sewing Assortment, Sewing Thread Kit, Tailor’s Boutique, or Travel Sewing Kit.
  • Easy Home Sewing Box, $9.99. Assorted varieties available.
  • Easy Home Chunky Knit Yarn, $4.99.
  • Easy Home 12-Drawer Rolling Cart, $29.99. Measures 25.2″ x 15.16″ x 31.69″. Choose Multicolor or White. Features smooth rolling casters.
  • Easy Home Craft Storage Container, $4.99. Features 8.4-qt. capacity and measures 12″ x 8.4″ x 7″, with a dual hinging lid.
  • Crayola Activity Travel Kit, $8.99. Assorted varieties available.
  • Loctite Super Glue, $2.79. Assorted varieties.
  • Easy Home Dual Temp Mini Glue Gun, $4.99. 20-watt with a built-in stand.
  • Hinkler Art Maker Kits, $9.99. Assorted varieties.

Kitchen items include:

  • Crofton 2-Tier Wire Basket, $12.99. Black, Bronze or Silver.
  • Ambiano Hand Blender with Chopping Bowl, $19.99. Comes in Black or White. I own one of these hand blenders from Aldi, and it has served me well for several years. I primarily use it to puree homemade tomato soup.
  • Crofton Soup Mug, $2.99. 20-oz. capacity. Assorted varieties available.
  • Ambiano Electric Can Opener, $14.99.
  • Crofton 9.4″ Frying Pan with Lid, $12.99.
  • Crofton 8-Piece Food Storage Set, $2.99. Features color-matching lids. I’ve owned this set for a year or two, and it works well for storing leftovers. Some of the smaller containers are good in lunch bags. The measurement markings have started to wear off some of the containers, but they still serve me well.

Thanksgiving food includes:

  • Chef’s Cupboard Turkey or Herb Stuffing Mix, $0.69 for 6 oz.
  • Chef’s Cupboard Classic or Sage & Onion Hawaiian Stuffing Mix, $0.99 for 6 oz.
  • Chef’s Cupboard Sour Cream & Chives or Butter & Herb Mashed Potatoes, $0.99 for 6.6 oz.
  • Chef’s Cupboard Julienne or Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes, $0.79. Packages range from 4.6 to 5 oz.
  • SimplyNature Sprouted 7-Grain Dinner Rolls, $2.99 for 13.5 oz.

And this random item:

  • Grocery Cart Shopping Bag, $7.99.  This features an insulated compartment and built-in clips to secure the bag to your shopping cart. Assorted varieties available.

Fresh Meat Special Highlights:

  • Pork Sirloin Roast, $1.99 per lb.
  • Family Pack Chicken Tenderloins, $1.99 per lb., with a 2.75-lb. avg. weight.
  • Family Pack 80% Lean Beef Patties, 10 for $10.00. Sold in a 2.5-lb. package. Available Wednesday, October 31, only.

About Rachael

Rachael is the Co-founder of Aldi Reviewer. When she isn't busy shopping at Aldi, she enjoys cooking, gardening, writing gothic romance, and collecting more houseplants than she probably should. You can learn more about her at

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