Latest Supermarket News - Inside FMCG

Latest Supermarket News - Inside FMCG

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.

Aldi launches anti food waste campaign for Christmas

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

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.

Ritchies IGA launches app-based loyalty program

Ritchies IGA is revamping its loyalty program with an app-based solution.

Coles launches Best Buys Christmas promotion

Coles has launched its Best Buys Christmas range to celebrate the upcoming festive season.

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Coles opens new-gen local supermarket on Sydney’s North Shore

Coles has launched a new-generation supermarket, Coles Local Chatswood, on Sydney’s North Shore, introducing multiple sustainability features.

Coles creates carpark from recycled soft plastics

Coles has installed a concrete slab car park made partly from Polyrock, which contains recycled soft plastics, at its Horsham store in Victoria.