About Author

Ruth Hogan

I am the Editor for Inside FMCG website and magazine. Before joining Inside FMCG I worked as a Communications Officer at a disability rights organisation. Over the years I have worked in various journalism and communications roles both in Ireland and Australia. I hold a degree in Journalism from Dublin City University.

Ruth Hogan, Author at Inside FMCG

Warehouse workers during Covid-19

Woolies CEO worried over impact of Vic restrictions on Christmas supply

Restrictions in Victoria could impact the distribution of groceries to supermarkets and result in further shortages over the busy Christmas period.

Fenn Foods to launch carbon-neutral Veef

Queensland food business Fenn Foods, best known for its Veef products, is to launch world-first plant-based meat product.

Despite strong sales, Woolworths reports minor profit dip

Woolworths reports strong sales and growth in online but high costs drag profits.

Interview: How David Fenlon steered BWX through the challenges of Covid-19

It’s been a busy year for BWX chief executive David Fenlon since he took up the role in July last year, between expanding into new international markets and more recently grappling with the effects of Covid-19 at home and abroad.

“The greatest test of our lifetime”: Coles boosts profit despite Covid-19

Coles has reporting profit growth for the first time in four years – up 7.1 per cent to $951 million – despite the impact of Covid-19 crisis.

Vittoria ramps up product development as it boosts coffee share

Vittoria MD discusses the rapid growth in the capsules market and the challenges of launching a new range during a pandemic.

Aldi identifies modern slavery risks in local supply chain

Aldi leads Australian supermarkets with release of Modern Slavery statement.

Earth brings plant-based ‘meat’ to the party

Diem Fuggersberger speaks exclusively to Inside FMCG about the launch of a meatless finger food range at Woolworths.

Coles CMO on how the supermarket uses data and AI

Lisa Ronson shares insights into the supermarket’s approach to data.

Competition watchdog to investigate concerns over Woolworths’ B2B plans

The ACCC said it will examine whether Woolworths’ B2B strategy will have an adverse impact on competition.