Dean Blake, Author at Inside FMCG
Coles is aiming to source 90 per cent of its electricity requirements in Queensland from CleanCo, a state government-owned electricity generation company.
Thousands of Australians have been pushed online for the first time during the Covid-19 pandemic, which is beginning to change online buying behaviour.
Coles has rewarded 100,000 of its supermarket workers’ hard work with a 1.75-per-cent pay rise, from October 5.
David Jones’ South African-based owner Woolworths Holdings is reviewing the recently expanded David Jones Food brand in an attempt to recoup losses, according to AAP.
Woolworths Group is bringing its digital businesses together under one roof to prompt a more focused digital-first creative approach for the company.
Wage theft can now land business leaders ten years of jail time, with new laws passing in Queensland Parliament last week seeking to punish those who deliberately steal from their workers.
Businesses across Victoria are divided on the state’s lockdown measures, with around fifth surveyed saying the Andrews Government had handled the situation very well, and another fifth saying it had been bungled.
Discount chain The Reject Shop is looking overseas for new partnerships, signing a deal with UK-based Tescos which will see it stocking the supermarket’s products in Australia.
Woolworths has announced a number of executive changes at its Australian and New Zealand divisions.
The supermarket sector has come under fire in a new report, which claims Coles and Woolworths’ duopoly is a detriment to the overall agriculture and food industry.