Opinion News - Inside FMCG

Opinion News - Inside FMCG

How a tightening of wallets pushed Australia into recession

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg described Australia as “on the edge of the cliff” in the March quarter, facing “an economist’s version of Armageddon”. 

Making a splash in vodka drinks

Splash Vodka is the latest natural and locally made alcoholic beverage to hit the market, with a familiar face behind the brand.

Why flour is still missing from supermarket shelves

Availability of most goods has returned to normal, so why are there flour shortages from Europe to the United States and Australia?

What defines casual work? Federal Court ruling highlights a fundamental flaw in Australian labour law

The decision has been attacked by employer groups for allowing casual workers to “double dip”.

Henry Blooms reports high demand for immunity products driven by virus

Head of product development shares how the company’s sales were impacted by COVID-19 and discusses the decision to launch a new range at this time.

Forget work-life balance – it’s all about integration in the age of COVID-19

OPINION: COVID-19 has dramatically changed personal and work dynamics, and we need to stop thinking of work-time and home-time as distinct and separate blocks.

The paradox of social distancing: We’ve grown closer to co-workers during the coronavirus pandemic

“Ultimately, it is the human connection that will get us through this pandemic.”

China might well refuse to take our barley, and there would be little we could do

OPINION: China will remain an irreplaceable Australian customer meaning it would be neither possible nor wise for Australia to decouple from the country. 

Different Drop doubles estimates on boutique wine sales

Different Drop has hired wine reps and restaurant staff who have lost their jobs to assist with the increased sales volumes.

Five workplace trends will shape life after lockdown

The jobs landscape is seeing the biggest remote work movement in history.