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Why now is the right time to ‘Change’ plastic usage

Inside FMCG interviews Simon Karlik.

There’s serious talk about a “job guarantee”, but it’s not that straightforward

It will take a mix of measures to ensure that high unemployment is only temporary.

Sure, let’s bring production onshore, but it might not ensure supplies

OPINION: “The best way to achieve supply chain robustness is to build supply chains involving more than one supplier, located in more than one national territory.”

Why Melbourne’s supermarket shortages will quickly pass

The only thing stopping supply returning to normal is the speed of transportation and restocking.

Zero-waste grocers go from strength to strength in NZ despite Covid-19 challenges

Zero-waste grocer Bron Green has teamed up with others like him to promote sustainable shopping in New Zealand.

Natures Organics unveils refillable cleaning system, Cove

Brent Vrdoljak, brand manager of Cove, shares an insight into the development of the household cleaning brand.

Disagreeability, neuroticism and stress: what drives panic buying during the COVID-19 pandemic

Findings suggest panic buyers are likely to feel a lack of control in their lives, stocking up on items gives them a sense of security in one part of their lives.

The updated deal for pharmacists will help recognise their role as health experts, not just retailers

Community Pharmacy Agreement will mean more government support for services to Indigenous people.

Manly Food Co-op moves online to combat COVID-19

Sarah Weate, chairperson of Manly Food Co-Operative, shares how the plastic-free and organic not-for-profit navigated this latest challenge.

Teleworkability in Australia: 41% of full-time and 35% of part-time jobs can be done from home

Women are more likely to have teleworkable jobs than men.