The feud increases pressure on the Albrecht family to reform Aldi Nord’s tax-efficient holding structure.

An heir to the Aldi dynasty has declared war on his own family, accusing his mother and siblings of defrauding the company. The legal action by a Nic(...)

Babette Albrecht: claims her late husband Berthold was a “serious alcoholic” who was not contractually capable when he changed his will in 2010. Photograph: Gisela Schober/Getty

For decades, discretion has been as much a part of Aldi’s DNA as its discount prices. No more. A vicious feud for control of the family-owned German (...)

An undated handout picture released by Aldi shows Karl Albrecht, co-founder of global discount supermarket chain Aldi.

Karl Albrecht, the man credited with bringing discount stores to Europe with the no-frills Aldi supermarket chain, died aged 94 last Wednesday, Aldi s(...)