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Demand for groceries soars in Melbourne as citizens prepare to re-enter lockdown

Supermarkets forced to backtrack on lifting product limits as panic buying resumes.

Police investigate contaminated fruit at Woolworths store in SA

Adelaide store reports discoveries of needles and thumbtacks in fresh produce.

Supermarket giants on high alert as staff test positive for Covid-19

A reduction in staff at Coles distribution centre puts additional strain on supply chain.

Coles grants to aid bushfire recovery, sustainability initiatives

Supermarket giant aims to boost food and beverage production through grants.

Supermarkets expand limits nationwide as toilet paper stripped from shelves once again

Woolworths will only lift restrictions when shopping patterns return to normal.

This week in FMCG

This week’s top headlines.

Supermarkets reinstate product limits at first signs of panic buying in Melbourne

Supermarkets in Victoria have witnessed a resurgence of panic buying as COVID-19 cases rise and troops are called in to help fight the problem.

Coles expands Youfoodz into 820 supermarkets

Research shows Coles’ customers are looking for faster options for lunch and dinner.

Watch yourself: the self-surveillance strategy to keep supermarket shoppers honest

Woolworths trials self-service checkout terminals with built-in cameras.

Coles takes on restaurants with launch of premium convenience range

Coles Kitchen aims to meet demand for affordable “restaurant-quality” food.