Last Updated on July 21, 2023
Each week we highlight a few of the more interesting items in the upcoming Aldi weekly ad. Note that, in our area, the ad takes effect on Wednesday, but in some areas it may take effect as early as Sunday.
This week’s theme is back to school. Aldi has office and school supplies, backpacks and lunch bags, technology and tech accessories, kitchen items, home goods, houseplants, clothing and accessories, some name-brand cleaning products, and assorted food and drink highlights.
The Most Interesting Thing We Saw:
- Pembrook Undated Planner or Perpetual Calendar, $4.99. The Undated Planner comes in Orange, Purple, Good Day, or Happiness and features a 12-month format, monthly and weekly. It’s tabbed for quick reference and includes goal planning, notes, bullet, and graph pages. It also includes a bookmark ruler and planning stickers and a two-sided packet page. The Perpetual Calendar comes in Joy or Happy designs and measures 6″ x 5.25″. It features 365 pages of different designs and includes a foldout easel.
Aldi Finds (Special Buy) Highlights:
Other office and school supplies:
- Pembrook Teacher or Student Planner, $6.99. Choose Mountain (Teacher), Pencil (Teacher), Plants (Teacher), Daisy (Teacher), Tie-Dye (Student), Strawberry (Student), or Smiley (Student). Features 12-month format and is tabbed for quick reference, with monthly and weekly formats, removable ruler bookmark with 7 sticky notes, dry erase surface on cover for notes, and three sticker sheets. Student planner includes reference pages, project planning pages, class schedules, vision board page, and grade keeper pages. Teacher Planner includes 2023–2024 yearly overview, lesson planning pages, student contacts pages communication log, and birthdays and special dates section.
- Pembrook Desk Blotter and Note Pad Set, $4.99. Choose Tie-Dye, Geometric, Retro or Rainbow. Blotter: 20″ W x 12″ H. Notepad: 8.5″ W x 11″ H. Features daily notes and adhesive note pads.
- Huntington Home 12-Drawer Rolling Cart, $39.99. Includes 2 locking castors for easy mobility. Ideal for office, kitchen, school, workshop, and garage storage. Dimensions: 24.96″ L x 15.24″ W x 31.53″ H. Read more information here.
- SOHL Furniture Portable Lap Desk, $7.99. Dimensions: 12.8″ L x 17.6″ W x 2″ H. Perfect for smartphones, tablets, books, and e-readers. Features media slot to hold tablets firmly in place. Grip pad ensures your smart phone does not slip. Includes cushioned lap pad for comfort. Available in Checkers, Gray Marble, Rainbows, or Raindrops designs.
- Medion XL Desk Mat, $9.99. Sold in Black, Tan, or Rose. Dimensions: 31″ x 15″ x .08″. Features ultra smooth and water resistant cloth surface and nonslip natural rubber bottom. Rollable for storage or travel. Includes travel pouch.
- Huntington Home Desk Organizer, $9.99. Choose a Turntable or Document Box. Sleek and easy see-through design helps identify contents. Document Box: 13.6″ L x 10.4″ W x 3″ H. Turntable: 6″ Dia x 7.3″ H.
- Pembrook Writing Utensil Value Pack, $6.99. Choose 24-Count Permanent Markers or 24-Count Dry Erase Markers in nontoxic, low odor ink with vibrant colors and bold ink. Dry Erase Markers set includes 10 medium point and 14 chisel tip markers. Dries quickly and erases easily. Features magnetic cap for convenient storage. Permanent Markers feature 2 mm tip, are long lasting, quick drying, and feature water resistant ink that reduces smudges and smear.
- Crofton Bamboo or Silicone Base Desk Mug, $4.99. Available in Bamboo, Pink Silicone, or Blue Silicone base. Features 16-oz. capacity. Ideal for hot or cold beverages.
- Bendon School Readiness Supplies, $2.99. Perfect learning resource for teachers and parents. Ideal for children at home or in the classroom. Help little learners master basic concepts and improve their skills in core subjects. Each item features high-quality, age-appropriate content delivered with fun activities and colorful illustrations. Choose Workbooks, Readers, Flashcards, Wipe Clean Boards, Scratch Pads, or Play Packs. Read our review of some Bendon School Readiness Supplies here.
- Pembrook 50-Card Combo Pack, $4.99. Choose Floral, Tie-Dye, Rainbow or Geometric greeting cards. Five designs per box. Cards feature blank interior. Includes 50 cards with envelopes that can be used for any occasion, with high-quality embellishments.
Backpacks and lunch bags:
- Lily & Dan Premium Kids’ Backpack, $12.99. Designs include Camo Shark, Dino Skeleton, Cars, Zoo Animals, Marble Tie Dye, Mythical Stickers, Constellation or Tropical. Coordinates with Kids’ Insulated Lunch Bag and Reusable Snack and Sandwich Bags. Front clips to attached lunch bag. Features padded mesh shoulder straps. Dimensions: 16.54″ x 13″ x 7.5″.
- Lily & Dan Insulated Lunch Bag, $8.99. Designs include Camo Shark, Dino Skeleton, Cars, Zoo Animals, Marble Tie-Dye, Mythical Stickers, Constellation, or Tropical. Coordinates with Premium Kids’ Backpack and Reusable Snack and Sandwich Bags. Features molded interior and interior mesh pocket. Back straps to attach to backpack. Dimensions: 9″ x 8″ x 4″.
- Lily & Dan Reusable Snack or Sandwich Bags, $4.99 each. Choose 2-Pack Sandwich Bags or 3-Pack Snack Bags. Coordinates with Premium Kids’ Backpack and Insulated Lunch Bag. Choose Camo Shark, Dino Skeleton, Cars, Zoo Animals, Marble Tie-Dye, Mythical Stickers, Constellation, or Tropical designs. Reusable bags reduce single-use plastic pollution right from your kitchen counter. Eco-Friendly, reusable zipper-top pouches for on-the-go use. Can be used for snacks, sandwiches, travel, home organization, and more. Washable (hand wash recommended). BPA and PVC free. Individual Snack Bag: 6.1″ x 3.35″. Individual Sandwich Bag: 6.1″ x 6.1″.
- Pembrook Lunch Notes, $3.99. Choose Boy, Girl, or Gender Neutral designs. Includes 180 cards total and 180 seals. Cards measure 2″ x 3″.
- Boulder Back to School Disposable Sandwich Bags, $4.79 for 300. BPA free.
- Boulder Square Disposable Snack Bags, $3.99 for 200. BPA Free.
Tech and technology accessories:
- Medion Wireless Keyboard and Mouse Set, $14.99. Available in Black or Gray. Plug and play. Batteries included. Wireless range up to 33′. Keyboard measures 17.2″ x 6.4″ x 1.02″ with sleek low-profile keys and integrated full numeric key pad. Powered by 1 AAA battery. Mouse measures 2.48″ x 4.17″ x 1.54″ and is designed for either right or left hand with quiet and durable click and optical sensor. Selectable DPI 800/1200/1600. Mouse features four buttons and ON/OFF switch. Read more information here.
- Medion 128 GB Micro SD Card or Flash Drive, $14.99. Choose 128 GB Micro SDXC Memory Card with Adapter or USB 3.0 Flash Drive. 128 GB Micro SDXC Memory Card with Adapter is for better pictures and full HD video. Includes SD adapter for easy file transfer. Speeds up to 100MB/s. 128 GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive allows you to transfer a full length movie in less than 40 seconds. Transfer pictures, music, videos, and documents between devices. Features sleek, robust and durable aluminum housing. USB 3.0; up to 10x faster than USB 2.0. Speed up to 100MB/s.
- Bauhn Desktop, Swivel, or Wall Plate Charger, $14.99. Choose 2 Outlet and 2 USB Desktop Charger, 4-Port USB Desktop Charger, Wall Plate Charger, or Swivel Outlet Charger. Each charger has smart charging capabilities and charges devices at full speed. 2 Outlet and 2 USB Desktop Charger charges 4 devices at once with 200 Joules of surge protection to keep devices safe and nondisruptive LEDs to indicate charge status. 4-Port USB Desktop Charger conveniently charges 4 devices at once with nondisruptive LEDs to indicate charge status and a 5′ power cord that allows for charging in any room. Wall Plate Charger features 2 power outlets and 2 USB Ports and charges 4 devices at once with 200 Joules of surge protection to keep devices safe. Nondisruptive LEDs indicate charge status and quick view battery indicator shows devices charging status. Swivel Outlet Charger features 3 power outlets and 2 USB ports and charges up to 5 devices at once. Rotates 360° to fit any outlet and features 200 Joules of surge protection to keep devices safe. Offers charging and protection for up to 5 devices.
- Bauhn Portable Laptop Stand, $9.99. Dimensions: 9.6″ x 1.7″ x .6″. Features aluminum alloy and silicone. Includes travel bag. Adjustable width to accommodate your media (such as laptop, tablet, books, mobile phone, etc.) up to 18′ W. Adjust the height for comfort; 7 ergonomic settings. Folds compact for easy storage and travel.
- Crofton 2-Pack Berry or Produce Keepers, $9.99. Food containers keep produce fresh longer. Berry Keeper: 7.56″ x 5.1″ x 2.8″. Produce Keeper: 10.7″ x 7.1″ x 3.6″. Guide for long-lasting freshness printed on lid. Adjustable vent controls air flow. Colander base allows for excess juice and water to drain.
- Crofton Airtight Snack Jar or Shake & Store Container Set, $6.99. Airtight Snack Jar: Simply twist to unlock the airtight seal. Perfect for storing snacks and cookies. Features 5-quart capacity. Shake & Store Airtight Containers: includes 3 containers and 3 lids totaling 6 pieces. Includes 33 writable, self-adhesive labels in large, medium, and small. Features easy-open airtight lids, dual pour and shaker lids, and space-saving design. Includes 2 container sizes: small (1.9 cups) and large (3.8 cups).
- Crofton Cereal Container Assortment, $8.99. Choose Large Container or 2-Pack Medium Containers. Large cereal container holds 168 oz. Medium containers holds a combine 85.8 oz. Provides easy spout and contour shape when pouring. Airtight snap lid provides extra freshness. Top rack dishwasher safe.
- Crofton Fridge Tray Assortment, $4.99. Assorted varieties.
- Huntington Home Kitchen Storage Solution, $4.99 each. Choose a Stacking Bin, All-Purpose Bin, or Turntable. Stackable with most style-it-your-way products. Includes 4 preprinted labels. Stacking Bin: 10″ L x 10″ W x 6″ H. All-Purpose Bin: 10″ L x 10″ W x 6″ H. Turntable: 8.9″ Dia x 3.5″ H.
- Huntington Home 2-Pack Pantry Storage Solution, $8.99. Choose 2-Pack Narrow Bins, 2-Pack 3-Tier Organizers, or 2-Pack Insert Bins. 2-Pack Narrow Bins measures 10″ L x 4.5″ W x 6″ H. Includes 4 preprinted labels. 2-Pack 3-Tier Organizers measures 9″ L x 8.4″ W x 3.2″ H. 2-Pack Insert Bins measures 9.4″ L x 4.7″ W x 2.8″ H. Includes 4 preprinted labels.
- Crofton Hydration Bottle or Tumbler, $5.99.
- Huntington Home 4′ x 6′ Area Rug, $29.99. Assorted designs with skid-resistant backing. Stain and fade resistant. Made with 100% polypropylene. Great for high-traffic areas. Fun, modern designs. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Huntington Home Ultrasonic Diffuser, $12.99. Assorted varieties. Features two mist modes, auto shut off, 100-mL capacity, and white LED light.
- Huntington Home Essential Oil, $4.99. Choose Eucalyptus, Lavender, Breathe, Purify, or Peppermint. Sold in 15-mL bottles. Features 100% all-natural plant sources such as flowers, leaves, or roots. Oils can be used in diffusers, in the bath or shower, or used for massage or skin oil.
- Easy Home Flexi Hamper, $4.99. Features easy grab handles and aerated design in Gray, Taupe, or White Offers a 2.2-bushel capacity. Dimensions: 18.1″ L x16.6″ W x 26.1″ H.
- Easy Home Hiphold Laundry Basket, $6.99. Choose White with Black Handles or White with Gray Handles. Features body contour design. Dimensions: 27.6″ L x 19.2″ W x 10.6″ H.
- Easy Home Deco Baskets, $6.99. Choose 3-Pack Small or 2-Pack Medium. Small Basket: 9.65″ x 7.48″ x 4.13″. Medium Basket: 13.58″ x 11.42″ x 5.1″. Sold in Black, Gray, or Blue.
- Easy Home Folding Step Stool, $8.99. Available in Brown, Black, or Gray. Folds for easy storage. Holds up to 200 lb. Dimensions: 14″ L x 10.2″ W x 8.7″ H. We like this stool so much we bought one for every closet in our house Read our review here.
- Easy Home Luxury Cleaning Tool, $3.99. Choose Window Squeegee, Palm Brush, Scrub Brush, Dish Brush, or Glass Spray Bottle. Window Squeegee is an all-purpose squeegee with precision edge for consistent, streak-free drying. Good for windows, mirrors, and showers. Palm Brush features a compact, ergonomic design that fits in the palm of your hand for easy use. Provides serious scrubbing power. Scrub Brush features tough, durable bristles for superior cleaning. Dish Brush features durable bristles and scraper for superior cleaning. Glass Spray Bottle is reusable and great for holding household cleaners. Designed with a nonslip silicone sleeve.
- Hefty 20.4-Gallon Dual-Function XL Trash Can, $16.99. Use to divide and sort. Includes detachable divider that installs at the center of the base. Dimensions: 14.73″ W x 20.9″ D x 26.04″ H. Use with 30-gallon bag or two 13-gallon bags.
- Mini Cactus in Assorted Varieties, $2.99. Read our post about Aldi houseplants here.
Clothing and accessories:
- Serra Ladies’ Cotton Gauze Pajama Set, $12.99. Sizes S–XL. Made of 100% BCI cotton in Blue, Yellow, or White. Features light breathable cotton, chest pocket, and button-down style. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Crane Performance 2-Pack Tanks or Shorts, $9.99. 2-Pack Tanks available in Purple/Purple Print, or Blue/Red. Tank Top is made of 95% polyester, 5% spandex. Tank Tops feature quick drying, stretch fabric with reflective detail. Shorts available in Blue or Print Shorts are made of 100% polyester, inner brief is made of 100% polyester, mesh is made of 92% polyester, 8% spandex. Shorts feature a hidden pocket inside waistband, quick drying fabric, built-in brief, mesh, and reflective detail. Print/Purple Tanks in Sizes M–XL. Blue/Coral Tanks in Sizes S, L–XL. Blue Shorts in Sizes M-XL. Print Shorts in Sizes S, L–XL. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra 2-Pack Reversible Tank Tops, $7.99. Available in Black/White, Black/Gray, or Pink/White. Sizes S–XL. Solids: 95% cotton/5% spandex. Gray Mélange: 57% cotton/38% polyester/5% spandex. Choose Scoop Neck or V-Neck. Features cotton stretch. Great for layering; can wear multiple ways. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra Ladies’ Jersey Dress or Jumpsuit, $8.99. Made of 55% cotton and 45% modal. Dress features two color variations with an elastic waist/tie front. Romper features two color variations with removable straps, bandeau top, and an elastic/drawstring waist. Tropical Romper available in Sizes S–XL. Light Blue Romper available in Sizes M–XL. Pink Dress available in Sizes M–XL. Striped Dress available in Sizes M or L. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra Ladies’ Linen Pants, $9.99. Made of 55% linen, 45% viscose. Features an elastic drawstring waistband, lightweight fabric, and a wide leg or tapered fit. Wide Leg Khaki available in Sizes S–XL. Wide Leg Pink available in Sizes S–XL. All Over Print available in Sizes M–XL. Black available in Sizes S–XL. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra Ladies’ 2-Pack Capri Leggings, $9.99. Made of 92% polyester, 8% spandex. Leggings feature a cropped fit with velvety soft fabric and spandex for added comfort. Black and Everglade Capri available in Sizes S–XL. Black Capri/Gray Tie Up available in Sizes M–XL. Black Criss Cross/Floral Print Capri is available in sizes M–XL. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra Ladies’ 2-Pack Bike Shorts, $4.99. Available in 2 different lengths. Made of 95% cotton, 5% spandex. Knee Length Blue/Black in Sizes S–XL. Knee Length Black/Gray in Sizes M–XL. Mid Thigh Length Blue/Black in Sizes S–XL. Mid Thigh Length Black/Gray in Sizes M–XL. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Crane Ladies’ 2-Pack Seamless Sport Bras, $9.99. Features removable foam cups and is moisture wicking and stretchy for ease of movement. Black and White available in Sizes S, L–XL. Gray and White available in Sizes M–XL. Purple and Blue available in Sizes L–XL. Rose and Coral available in Sizes M–L. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Crane Ladies’ 6-Pack Cushioned Socks, $4.99. Made of 98% polyester, 1% elastane, 1% elastodiene. No Show or Ankle styles. No Show available in White, Black/White/Grey, Solid Color or Marled Colors. Ankle Socks available in Black/White/Gray or Assorted Marled Colors. Features cushioned comfort, reinforced heel and toe, and breathable mesh ventilation. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Serra Memory Foam Canvas Slip-Ons, $7.99. Sizes 7–10. Easy slip-on style with memory foam insole for all day wear. Features pull tab at heel for easy on/off and contrasting insole for a fashionable pop. Assorted colors.
- Crane Men’s 4-Pack Boxers, $9.99. Boxer Briefs are made of 58% cotton, 37% polyester, 5% Spandex. Mesh is made of 55% cotton, 40% polyester, 5% Spandex. Features breathable mesh, open front, and active fit. Black/Gray/Purple/Blue in Sizes S–XL. Black/Gray/Gunmetal/Green in Sizes M–XL. Black/Blue/Navy/Gunmetal in Sizes M–XL. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Crane Men’s 6-Pack Cushion Socks, $4.99. Features reinforced heel and toe, cushioned comfort, and mesh ventilation. Ankle Socks are made of 97% polyester, 2% elastodiene, 1% elastane. No Show Socks are made of 98% polyester, 1% elastane, 1% elastodiene. No Show available in Black, White, Gray/Black, or Blue/Gray/White. Ankle Socks available in Black or White. OEKO-TEX certified.
- Dawn Ultra Dish Soap, $9.94 for 70 oz.
- Cascade Complete Tubs Dishwasher Pacs, $19.94 for a pack of 78.
- Downy Liquid Fabric Softener April Fresh, $10.94 for 129 oz.
- Downy Scent Boosters in Assorted Varieties, $10.94 for 14.8 oz.
- Mr. Clean Clean Freak Original Gain or Lemon Zest, $5.94 for 16 oz.
- Tide Power Pods Plus Febreze, $15.99 for a 32-count container.
- Tide Simply Refreshing Breeze Laundry Detergent, $10.44 for 128 oz.
- Boulder 12 Giant Roll Paper Towel, $10.99 for a 12-count pack.
Food and Drink Highlights:
- Gatorade Assorted Variety Packs, $10.98 for eighteen 12-oz. bottles. Choose Low Calorie or Zero.
- Baker’s Treat Mini Muffin Value Pack Chocolate Chip or Confetti Cake, $5.99 for 16.5 oz.
- Cheetos Flamin’ Hot Crunchy Cheese Snacks, $4.38 for 8.5 oz.
- Clancy’s Garlic Parmesan or Bacon Habanero Pretzel Slims, $1.89 for 8 oz.
- Frito Lay Frito Bold Variety Pack, $10.98 for 17.75 oz. Includes 18 bags with flavors: Flamin’ Hot Cheetos, Salt & Vinegar Lay’s, Doritos Spicy Sweet Chili, Funyuns Original, and Doritos Spicy Nacho Flavor.
- Nabisco 12-Pack Single-Serve Cookie Assortment, $6.42 for 12 oz. Choose Assorted Minis, Mini Oreo, or Mini Nilla Wafer.
- Nabisco Family Size Belvita, $4.99 for 14.08 oz. Choose Blueberry, Cranberry Orange, or Brown Cinnamon.
- Southern Grove Bulk Cashew Halves & Pieces, $9.89 for 27 oz.
- Southern Grove Mexican Street Corn or Korean BBQ Trail Mix, $4.39 for 8-9.5 oz.
- General Mills Multigrain Cheerios or Trix Cereal, $5.49 for 20.6-23.4 oz.
- Park Street Deli Raspberry Cherry or Mango Peach Salsa, $2.99 for 14 oz. Sold refrigerated.
- Casa Mamita Chicken or Black Bean Mini Empanadas, $4.99 for 9.6 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
- Fremont Fish Market Shrimp Fajita or Shrimp Taco Mix, $4.99 for 10 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
- El Monterey Southwest Chicken Taquitos in Flour Tortilla, $7.98 for 20.7 oz. Sold frozen.
- Journey To India Samosas, $4.49 for 10.2 oz. Read our review here.
- Kirkwood Stuffed Chicken Entrees, $3.99 for 10 oz. Sold frozen. Choose Cordon Bleu or Pepper Jack, Swiss Cheese & Bacon.
- Bremer Roast Meal in Chicken or Sausage, $5.69 for 21 oz. Sold frozen.
- Tyson Family Value Pack Chicken Nuggets, $12.49 for 70 oz. Sold frozen.
- Stonemill 4-in-1 Heat Seekers Seasoning Blend, $4.29 for 5-5.6 oz. Choose Sriracha or Ghost Pepper.
- Sundae Shoppe Vanilla Stroopwafel Ice Cream Sandwiches, $4.95 for 13.52 oz. Read our review here.
- Sundae Shoppe Vanilla or Chocolate Gelato Bites, $3.99 for 5.41 oz.
Fresh Meat Special Highlights:
- Morton’s of Omaha Fresh Peppercorn or Garlic Petite Beef Tender, $6.99 per lb.
- Thomas Farms Fresh Lamb Shoulder Chops, $6.99 per lb.