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Woolworths first-quarter results reflect ‘underlying health’, says CEO

Woolworths Group CEO Brad Banducci has hailed the supermarket’s ‘strong' metrics and praised customers for weathering single-use plastic-bag ban. He was commenting on Woolworths’ first-quarter...

A ‘consumer revolution’? One in three eating less meat

A third of British people have either stopped eating meat or are eating less of it, according to new research. Conducted by British supermarket Waitrose,...

Retail index predicts steady growth in run-up to Christmas

The CHEP Retail Index has predicted that there will be steady retail growth in Australia in Q4 2018. The index is a lead indicator of...

$320K in penalties for underpaying IGA workers

The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) has secured $320,263 in penalties in court for the underpayment of six IGA workers. The court found the operator to...

Online grocery markets set for rapid growth

Online grocery markets will grow by 20 per cent every year until 2023, according to new research by IGD. IGD, which describes itself as a...

Woolies creates $30m organic fruit and veg fund

Woolworths has launched a $30 million fund to help Aussie farmers meet the growing demand for organic fruit and vegetables. The supermarket established the fund,...

Exploring trends at the Sustainable Foods Summit

The Asia-Pacific edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit took place in Singapore last month. The European edition took place in Amsterdam in June. Ecovia Intelligence...

Tesco to remove more ‘best before’ dates

Tesco will remove over a hundred more ‘best before’ dates from its fruit and vegetables. It’s doing so, it says, as part of its...

ALDI Australia wins Retail Employer of the Year

ALDI Australia won 2018 Retail Employer of the Year at the Australian Retailers Association (ARA) Australian Retail Awards last week. The company, which won the...

Ten-year anniversary for Woolworths logo

Woolworths redesigned its logo for the first time in more than 20 years in October 2008. This redesign, which celebrates 10 years this October, represented...

Healthy beverage wins gold at SIAL Paris

Namaste Water Kefir from Papadopolous Iordanis in Greece took out the Gold award at the SIAL Innovation Awards announced in Paris this week. Described as...

New $50 banknotes out now

The next generation of $50 banknotes have just entered general circulation. It marks the third denomination in the new series of banknotes. It also follows...
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