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10. Aldi and Trader Joe’s

Aldi is divided into two different corporations: Nord and Sud. This split was due to a difference between the two founders on whether cigarettes should be sold in the store or not.

Today, in the US, Aldi Sud is just known as Aldi, while Aldi Nord is known as Trader Joe’s. Yes, for those of you who don’t know, Trader Joe’s is an American version of Aldi.