Tag Archives: Foodland

Supermarket shoppers want ‘fresh and local food’

Australian consumers want ‘fresh and local food’, according to the first CHOICE Supermarket Satisfaction Survey. Local brands are the big winners, with NSW’s Harris Farm Markets and SA’s Foodland taking out the top spots. Retail titans Coles and Woolworths were left propping up the bottom of the table, while Aldi …

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Metcash half-year results ‘pleasing amid challenges’

Metcash has reported that group revenue increased by 2.2 per cent to $6.2 billion for the half-year ended October 31 with all pillars delivering improved earnings. Food EBIT was up 2.4 per cent to $93 million. Group CEO Jeff Adams said the first-half results were “pleasing in the face of …

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Metcash agrees supply deal with Foodland

Metcash Limited has signed a legally binding Heads of Agreement with Foodland Supermarket, the companies announced today. Foodland Supermarket is the governing body for independent Foodland supermarket retailers in South Australia (SA). The deal includes the proposed form of a long-term supply agreement. The agreement means Foodland retailers will commit …

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Foodland on top, but Woolworths climbing

Foodland has again emerged as the top performer among the big five supermarkets, with Woolworths the biggest improver over the year, says new research. Roy Morgan’s ‘Retail Satisfaction Report – Supermarkets’ shows that customer satisfaction with Foodland in the six months to May was 95.5 per cent. This is despite …

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Foodland awarded supermarket of the year

South Australian independent supermarket Foodland has been awarded Roy Morgan’s supermarket of the year 2017. This is the third time in five years Foodland has won the award, having the most satisfied supermarket customers in the country. Leading independent research agency Roy Morgan conducts the yearly research for the awards, …

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McLaren Vale Foodland IGA wins international award

South Australia’s McLaren Vale Foodland IGA was awarded the coveted title of Australian International Retailer of the Year at the 2018 IGA Global Rally over the weekend. The award is the latest in a strong of wins for the supermarket, which is owned and operated by the Romeo Retail Group. …

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Foodland leads supermarket satisfaction

New research from Roy Morgan shows that customer satisfaction with Foodland in August 2017 was 94.4 per cent, making it the top performer among the big-five supermarkets. Foodland was also one of only two supermarkets to increase satisfaction over the last year, with an increase of 0.6 percentage points. The …

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Slicing up Australia’s bread market

Supermarkets account for more than two-thirds of Australia’s $4.7 billion bread market, according to the latest findings from Roy Morgan Research.  The research found 72.3 per cent of surveyed Australian grocery buyers bought bread in any given seven-day period last year, spending an average of $8.20 each. Shoppers favoured Coles …

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