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Catch reports near 300 per cent increase on sales of household goods

Traffic to Catch’s grocery pages rises 467 per cent as consumers gravitate online.

Wesfarmers’ $130m profit from Coles stake

Coronavirus pandemic prompts Wesfarmers to shore up its balance sheet.

Coles opens three pop-up distribution centres to meet demand, and there’s more to come

Supermarket giant places 7000 staff in two weeks, with a further 5000 jobs on offer across supermarkets, liquor, online, supply chain and bakeries.

Woolies introduces ‘Basics Box’ as part of online efforts

Woolworths is rolling out an $80 box of basic groceries which includes meals, snacks and a few essential items.

Convenience stores call for support to supply critical hygiene products during pandemic

AACS CEO Jeff Rogut said the pandemic has placed a strain on the supply of sanitation products at convenience stores.

Woolworths to hire 20,000 staff in the next month to meet demand in stores and scale up online

Roles available across supermarkets, e-commerce, supply chain and drinks, while the Group also announces rental relief for shopping centre tenants.

Online groceries during the pandemic – a solution?

The necessary adjustments in picking and delivery for a successful online grocery service in difficult times.

How the switch from frozen to fresh catapulted My Muscle Chef to the forefront of ready meals market

Tushar Menon talks muscling his way into the convenience market with healthy and tasty meal options.

Coles shoppers to pack their own bags as supermarket ramps up efforts to prevent spread of COVID-19

Shoppers will have less contact with employees at the checkouts and staff will be rotated regularly.

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