Aldi under pressure as Coles bumps pay

Aldi is feeling the pressure of a pay rise by unions, now that both Coles and Woolworths have increased the minimum wage in recent weeks. Coles told Inside Retail on Monday that it would deliver a 1.75 per cent wage increase from early next month, despite being under no obligation to do so.  “We are incredibly proud of our team members and to recognise their extraordinary efforts this year, we wanted to deliver a 1.75 per cent wage increase,” a Coles spokeswoman said.  “While the