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Coles’ upgraded Prahran supermarket opens

Coles’ revamped Prahran supermarket opened on Wednesday and is set to create about 50 new jobs as part of Coles’ $120m investment into Victoria this year. The opening celebration included speeches, cake, a ribbon-cutting ceremony and a performance from the Prahran Windsor Primary School choir before the doors opened at …

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Tesco UK launches Jack’s and celebrates centenary

Tesco UK has launched Jack’s – a new brand and stores inspired by and named after Tesco founder, Jack Cohen. According to Tesco, Jack’s will bring customers great-tasting food at the lowest possible prices. The retail giant says eight out of 10 food and drink products will be grown, reared …

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New Costco in Epping, Victoria, opens its doors

A new Costco in the north-Melbourne suburb of Epping opened this week. It’s located next to The Northern Hospital and Pacific Epping Shopping Centre at 60 Deveny Road. The company says the 13,788 sqm warehouse will service a catchment of one million people in Melbourne’s fast-growing north. It will be …

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Yifan Asian Emporium opens new store at Surfers Paradise

The well-stocked grocer at Chevron Renaissance Shopping Centre ranges popular Asian grocery items and hard-to-find delicacies and is said to be the first of its kind available to shoppers in the area. Yifan (pronounced ‘E-Fin’) Asian Emporium is owned by Maggie Huang, who says she is excited to fill a …

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ALDI opens 25th store in South Australia

The opening of ALDI Victor Harbor this week comes less than two years after ALDI first opened its doors in South Australia. ALDI Australia Managing Director of South Australia Viktor Jakupec says the brand’s growth in the state demonstrates that the local community has embraced the ALDI shopping experience. “We’re …

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IGA opens first supermarket on Hamilton Island

In a landmark move for the island, IGA Hamilton Island will aim to deliver greater convenience and ease for local shoppers and Australians on holiday, and enhance the community feel and delight for customers with a range of local, fresh and independent produce. The store, which opened on August 1, …

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IGA Village opens at Bungendore

The supermarket, located on the ACT-NSW border, opened over the weekend, following a multimillion-dollar upgrade. Features of the upgrade include LED lighting throughout the store, an environmentally friendly CO2 closed-in refrigeration and freezer cabinet system, and energy-efficient air conditioning. Store owner Darren Heathcote says he is proud to be able …

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