Does Aldi sell gift cards for other stores that you can give away to friends and family? Yes, most times of the year, they sell their own and other companies too.
You will not find Mastercard, Visa, Itunes, Amazon, Amex, Foot Locker, or any of the other common companies plastic here but they do sell their own version.
So what is the down side to Aldi only selling their own gift card? The down side is very small in my opinion. If you are thinking of running in to the store to grab a quick card stuffer for a kids' birthday party then you may be in trouble. Kids really don't appreciate the savings of this grocery store.
But don't worry, they do have a section that sells children's toys, and I bet you can just buy something they would love. Kids under 8 are easy to please. Once they get a little older they do become more picky and demanding.
Now outside of that scenario, if the person you are purchasing the gift for is someone who lives near an Aldi then they most likely would really appreciate it. They could use it to buy their essentials or too splurge and buy that frozen lobster tail they usually push their cart past on the weekly or monthly trip.
Does Aldi sel gift cards for other stores? Yes they do! During the holidays there is a bigger choice to choos from but they do offer a variety of choices as you can see in the above video. If it was too fast for you to catch it then here is what was available at my Silver Spring store on December 14th.
Aldi, Amazon, AMC, American Eagle, American Express, Apple, Applebee's, Banana Republic, Barnes and Noble, Bass Pro Shop, Best Buy, Buffalo Wild Wings, Cabela's, Cheesecake Factory, Chili's, Chipotle, Disney, Door Dash, Dunkin' Donuts, Fanatics, Fandango, Gamestop, Gap, Google Play, Home Depot, Hulu, Kohl's, Lowe's, Macy's, Mastercard, Nike, Old Navy, Olive Garden, Outback Steakhouse, PlayStation Store, Steam, Panera, Pet Smart, Red Lobster, Sephora, Shell, Starbucks, Subway, Texas Roadhouse, Uber, Ulta, Visa, and Xbox.