Aldi issues warning about '˜hoax' voucher being shared online

Aldi is warning its customers about a '˜fraudulent' voucher that is being circulated online.

Tuesday, 18th October 2016, 11:13 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 8:03 pm
The fake 85 voucher offer for Aldi has been described as a 'hoax' by the store.

The supermarket chain issued a statement on its Facebook page saying that the offer of an £85 voucher is a ‘hoax’ and is ‘being fully investigated’.

Aldi’s warning, which was posted at around 3pm yesterday (Monday), read:

“ALERT: We have been notified that there is a hoax £85 Aldi voucher being circulated online.

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“Please be aware that this voucher is fraudulent and cannot be redeemed in our stores. Aldi UK will never ask you to share your personal details via a website to redeem a genuine voucher offer.

“This hoax is currently being fully investigated. Thank you, Aldi UK.”