Tag Archives: Coles

Work begins on Brisbane shopping precinct revamp

The upgrading of the District Centre in Brisbane’s Yarrabilba area has begun and will include a 3,200sqm Coles, a McDonald’s and a Family Medical Centre. “It is part of an investment by Coles of more than $30 million in the Logan Council over the past two years, which is testament …

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Coles to reduce payment times to small business

The retailer has announced that from July 1, it will reduce payment times to within 14 days for businesses with a turnover of up to $1 million. Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Kate Carnell says Coles is leading by example and encourages other big businesses to do …

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Coles Brand Roadshow comes to NSW

Coles, Food Innovation Australia (FIAL) and the NSW Government are inviting food and beverage suppliers to an industry briefing on the Coles Brand Vision on March 21. Those attending the Coles Brand Roadshow will have an opportunity to network with Coles Brand General Manager Michael Lovsin and Head of Coles Brand Mark …

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Coles shuffles senior management

Coles has unveiled a number of management changes aimed at boosting the performance of the supermarket chain. As part of the changes, Coles Express leadership has shifted from Simon Dowell to Alister Jordan. Mr Dowell is now Chief Customer Officer and Mr Jordon, who was once adviser to former prime …

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ALDI closes in on rivals in fresh veg

ALDI is narrowing the gap between it and major Australian retailers in the fresh produce category, according to a new perception study. Australian shoppers ranked the value of fresh vegetables at ALDI as being equal to that of Woolworths’ produce and only slightly lower than for Coles and speciality retailers, …

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Woolworths’ brand value is slipping

The total value of the 100 most valuable Australian brands is nearly $143 billion, according to Brand Finance’s annual league table, with retail brands comprising just 19.3 per cent. Brand Finance calculates the values of brands in its league tables using the ‘royalty relief’ approach. This involves estimating the likely …

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Liquorland launches Australia’s fastest click and collect

The liquor retailer claims its service, which promises to have orders ready in just 30 minutes, is Australia’s fastest retail click and collect offer.  Liquorland has also introduced a range of low-cost, flat-rate delivery options, including same day, next day, Saturday and evening delivery, to provide more choice for customers …

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