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Channels Archives - Inside FMCG

Chemist Warehouse and Sherpa to offer two-hour deliveries

Chemist Warehouse has partnered with on-demand delivery app Sherpa to offer two-hour delivery service.

Foodland investing $300m into upscaling SA business

Supermarket chain Foodland is investing $300 million into a five-year plan that will see stores refurbished, new stores created, and 2,500 new jobs created in South Australia.

Amazon, AliExpress, Catch and eBay sign online product safety pledge

With the meteoric growth seen in the e-commerce market in 2020, four of Australia’s largest online players have signed onto the ACCC’s new Australian Product Safety Pledge to protect consumers from unsafe goods.

7-Eleven to invest $1 billion to reach carbon neutrality

Seven & I Holdings, 7-Eleven’s parent company, is to invest US$1 billion to reach carbon neutrality by 2050, according to Nikkei Asia.

Aldi launches anti food waste campaign for Christmas

Aldi is supporting children with cancer and people without food this Christmas season.

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Peters to be prosecuted over illegal ice-cream distribution contract

The ACCC is prosecuting Peters Ice Cream for alleged anticompetitive conduct in the route trade.

Woolies outlines South Australia trading hours as state enters lockdown

With the state entering a forced lockdown after a cluster of Covid-19 cases emerged, Woolworths and Coles are extending trading hours in South Australia in order to ensure residents can get access to essential goods.

Kiwi drinks startup wins Endeavour ranging

Kiwi low-sugar drinks brand Pals is launching in Australia.

Coles shuts out striking warehouse workers

Coles has locked out around 350 warehouse workers at its Smeaton Grange distribution centre after they went on strike this morning.

7-Eleven to range Mt Elephant hemp products

Hemp health bars will go on sale in 7-Eleven stores across Australia next year.