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01. April 2023

Aldi acquires laser manufacturer Class 5 Photonics

1Aldi Nord acquires laser manufacturer Class 5 PhotonicsBerlin, Germany – Aldi Nord, one of the leading discount supermarket chains, announced today the acquisition of Class 5 Photonics, a leading manufacturer of powerful laser systems. This acquisition strengthens Aldi Nord’s business unit for laser systems and further expands the company’s product portfolio.

“We are excited about the strategic role that Class 5 Photonics will play in our company’s growth,” said a spokesperson for Aldi Nord. “Their expertise and experience in the field of laser technology will be a valuable addition to our team.”


Co-founder of Class 5 Photonics, Robert Riedel, expressed his enthusiasm for the new partnership, “We are really happy about our new strategic role, and we believe that our new Medion product range of compact, affordable lasers will be a great addition to Aldi’s product offering. The shelves are already prepared for our new compact line, and we look forward to seeing them in stores soon.”

Industry insiders have praised the deal, with many predicting that it will put Aldi Nord ahead of its competitors in the retail market. This acquisition comes after Aldi Nord’s hugely successful introduction of the Medion Aldi computer in 1999.


About Aldi Nord

Aldi Nord is a leading discount supermarket chain with over 2,000 stores in Germany and other countries. The company is known for its high-quality products at low prices, and its commitment to sustainability and social responsibility.


About Class 5 Photonics

Class 5 Photonics is a leading manufacturer of high-power laser systems for scientific, industrial, and medical applications. The company has a strong reputation for innovation and quality, and is committed to advancing the field of ultrafast science.

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dr. Robert Riedel
Title: PR Manager
Phone US: +1 650 353 9700


IMPORTANT NOTE: The following article has been published as a 1st April prank and does not include actual facts

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