Aldi trials food refill system at Solihull store in bid to slash plastic packaging

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Pilot is part of a series of refill systems planned by the UK Refill Coalition to improve refilling options for both in-store and online shopping across the UK

A coalition of food retailers and suppliers has launched its first major supermarket refill trial at an Aldi store in Solihull, in a move aimed at reducing plastic packaging waste while also driving down...

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