Tag Archives: produce

IGA working hard at promoting fresh

Metcash National Senior Category Manager Michael Thompson is proud of IGA and the ongoing initiatives within its huge network of supermarkets to support local communities and promote fresh produce and healthy eating. He took some time out to talk to Retail World journalist Adam James about these initiatives and current shopper …

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SA family companies team up for home cooks

Thomas Farms Kitchen and Drakes Supermarkets have joined forces to introduce a new product category in South Australia with “time-poor home cooks” firmly in sight. The Thomas Farms Kitchen Recipe Bags, exclusively launched with Drakes Supermarkets, contain portioned ingredients for fresh, ready-to-cook meals. The bag range features six recipes, with …

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Coles focuses on price, fresh produce and reduced range

Coles Managing Director John Durkan has announced the key areas the grocery giant will focus on over the next year: reducing prices, increasing fresh produce and reducing the range of other grocery items. Speaking at the Wesfarmers Strategy Briefing Day on Wednesday, Mr Durkan claimed the purpose of reducing certain …

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