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Supermarkets Archives

Woolworths enters nine-year renewable energy deal

Woolworths represents 1 per cent of the country’s total energy consumption and this shift to green energy in SA is in li...

India’s Reliance to buy dozens of brands in $6.5bn consumer goods play

Reliance plans to build a portfolio of 50 to 60 grocery, household and personal care brands within six months and is hir...

Woolworths Metro launches in-store vertical farm

Woolworths Metro director Justin Nolan said the venture will create great awareness of innovative Australian farming met...

Analysis: Welcome to the new grocery

The pandemic has initiated many changes in the sector and accelerated others. Here’s a look at what’s new and what might...

How Coles’ in-school supermarket teaches kids with disabilities life skills

One-in-five Australians live with a disability, most of whom will struggle to find a job. Here’s how Coles is working wi...

Harris Farm Markets commits to Canberra flagship store

Construction of the store will commence in the middle of this year.

Woolworths sales soar 10 per cent despite challenges of last quarter

"High levels of Covid-related team absenteeism and the disruption to our broader supply chain resulted in inconsistent c...

Coles boss confident supermarket can stay on top of rising food prices

Chief executive Steven Cain said yesterday the supermarket has consistently stayed below national food price averages, a...

Woolworths launches compostable produce bags in SA

The organic bags are made in South Australia by Biobag and will be available across the retailers’ fruit and vegetable d...
Coles launches own brand of carbon neutral beef

Coles launches own brand of carbon neutral beef

The beef range will include seven premium quality cuts of beef ranging from rib eye to porterhouse and is certified carb...

Coles’ supersized range targets Costco shoppers

Limited-time trial launch features 44 grocery products from multiple brands.

Coles starts selling own-brand lines in Singapore grocery chain

The launch into FairPrice marks the Australian retailer’s first partnership in Singapore.

Lifting the logo: Inside the rebrand of Thai supermarket Lotus’s

More than a year after Tesco Lotus became Lotus’s, we venture into regional Thailand to see what the switch to CP Group ...

7-Eleven to sell body scrub online made from coffee

Head of marketing communications at 7-Eleven, Adam Jacka, said 7-Eleven Coffee Body Scrub is an “innovative way” to show...

Kmart denies rumours of switch to self service only

Kmart has since confirmed that it “will always have” the option of manned checkouts available for customers who want the...

Why there’s no magic way to make NZ supermarkets more competitive

A review of the big players was certainly due. New Zealand has one of the most concentrated grocery retailing sectors in...

How Coles aims to bring smaller shops to your door with drone delivery

The pilot, announced last week, offers more than 250 of Coles’ products for drone delivery, including fresh produce.

Woolworths to open Big W in Sydney’s CBD

Lord Mayor Clover Moore describes expansion as ‘real vote of confidence’ in helping the city's CBD rebound.

Coles, Aldi pledge support to flood-affected communities

Australian Red Cross acting director of Australian programs, Garry Page said that Coles’ initiative will provide teams w...

Coles partners with Wing to deliver groceries via drone

Customers in Canberra can choose from more than 250 items including bread, fresh produce, snacks, convenience meals, hea...