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Aldi launches Corner Store in convenience push

Aldi opens Corner Store in North Sydney. Image: Supplied.
Discount supermarket Aldi is making a push into convenience with the opening this week of a Corner Store concept in North Sydney.  The new store layout, by Landini Associates, is designed to support smaller-basket, convenience-driven purchases, in contrast to the traditional big-box Aldi supermarket typically frequented by consumers for larger shopping trips.  Colourful murals by street artist Joel Moore (Mulga) adorn the walls, a barista is on hand to serve up coffee, an artisan bakery si