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Heather McIlvaine

Heather McIlvaine, Author at Inside FMCG

Woolies changes mask policy in response to rising case numbers

New guidance issued following the extension of mandatory masks to the entire state of Victoria.

Metcash enters binding agreement to acquire Total Tools

Wholesaler moves forward with acquisition of national tool retail franchise.

McDonald’s has started building its 1000th restaurant in Australia

The global fast food brand will open its first sustainable flagship in Australia later this year.

Target now selling thousands of products on Catch

Wesfarmers takes another step towards integrating the two companies.

Flora & Fauna founder takes aim at plastic packaging

Flora & Fauna CEO Julie Mathers has launched a campaign to encourage businesses to stop using plastic satchels and bubble wrap.

“A smart move”: Why Woolworths is expanding B2B offer

The supermarket is expected to launch a new online shopping site for business customers this year.

Inside T2’s new, sustainable HQ in Melbourne

Collaborative breakout spaces, environmentally-friendly design decisions and more at the T2 HQ in Collingwood.

Metcash reports $14.9bn in revenue in FY20, leans into hardware with Total Tools acquisition

Metcash leans into hardware following COVID DIY boom.

Key reports point to recovery in consumer spending

The latest retail spending, foot traffic and consumer sentiment reports show signs of recovery in May.

Brands risk backlash over Black Lives Matter. Should they still speak out?

Brands including L’Oreal have come under fire for not living up to their messages of equality.