Aldo, also known as Aldo Group, is a chain of retailers that are both Canadian and Moroccan. These retailers own and operate a global chain of accessory and shoe stores. The company was founded in the year 1972 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Its corporate headquarters is still in this location. There are now more than 3,000 stores across the world. Some of the stores are franchised while others are owned and operated by the Aldo Group. They sell a number of different easily recognizable brands as well as their own brands that have grown popular over the years.