Tag Archives: digital

Coles adopts ‘world-class’ digital platforms

Coles Group says it has taken a “significant step” in its ongoing digital transformation strategy. According to the retailer, it has adopted “world-class” global supply chain management and core finance and procurement platforms to improve product availability for customers while enabling efficiencies in supply chain to support Coles’ Smarter Selling …

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Retailer survey tips for finding right recipe for ‘down’ Christmas

Challenging market conditions characteristic of 2019 are top of mind for Australian retailers as they enter the Christmas trading period. Deloitte’s ‘Retailers’ Christmas Survey 2019’ reveals that positive sentiment is down in strong contrast to 2018 when retailers were approaching the season with enthusiasm. Survey’s key findings Now in its …

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Woolworths launches media business, Cartology

Cartology, Woolworths Group’s new retail media business, has unveiled a number of new initiatives that will ensure customers are better connected to the brands they love. “We are excited to officially launch Cartology today to our partners and be in a position to further innovate retail media in Australia to …

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LG showcases its latest business display solutions 

LG Electronics revealed its newest business display solutions for the Australian market to partners and customers in Sydney last week. Held July 3-4 at The Australian National Maritime Museum, LG Oz Connect was the first and largest commercial display showcase to be staged by the company in Australia. LG Flexible …

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A digital revolution

A new report from research organisation IGD (in association with The Consumer Goods Forum), reveals digital technologies are revolutionising the way the food and consumer goods industry operates, with online sales forecast to grow 163 per cent by 2023. According to the report, major grocery ecommerce markets will continue to …

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Woolworths creates own media business, Cartology

Woolworths Group has announced the launch of a new stand-alone media business, which it has called Cartology. According to Woolworths, the new business will ensure supplier partners are able to better communicate and engage with customers along the path to purchase. “At Woolworths, we know in order to continue to …

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Coles links up with Optus for high-speed network

Coles has signed a multi-year partnership with Optus Business for digital network and telecommunications services, the companies have announced. According to a statement, Coles’ new network will “deliver a range of benefits to improve the shopping experience and help make life easier for our customers and team members”. The supermarket …

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Coles to ‘optimise operations’ with SAP

Coles Group has chosen SAP to help transform its digital operations across procurement, human resources (HR) and its business processes. The supermarket says it’s implementing intelligent enterprise resource planning (ERP) with SAP S/4HANA, along with SAP Ariba and SAP SuccessFactors. Its goal is “to gain new insights, streamline and automate …

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Say ‘hi’ with Mentos

Mentos has launched its global ‘Mentos Say Hi’ campaign in Australia. In a limited-edition run, special single and multipack rolls will feature Mentos printed with 20 specially designed emoticons. Rather than sharing emojis online, Mentos says it’s encouraging people to put down their smartphones and use emoticon-printed Mentos to spark …

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