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Costco plans $60m Lake Macquarie project

Costco is to develop a $60 million warehouse and fuel station project in Lake Macquarie City in New South Wales’ Hunter Valley region.

OzHarvest opens food market in Sydney’s Waterloo

It is OzHarvest’s second marketplace to help the vulnerable in the city.

Earth brings plant-based ‘meat’ to the party

Diem Fuggersberger speaks exclusively to Inside FMCG about the launch of a meatless finger food range at Woolworths.

Jasper Coffee charts expansion into Asia

Specialty coffee roaster Jasper Coffee is preparing to export its products to new and emerging markets in Asia.

Choice urges consumers to stop buying alcohol-free hand sanitisers

WHO urges shoppers to buy ethanol or isopropyl alcohol.

Covid-19 has changed the eating habits of Australians

The advent of the coronavirus outbreak has caused a marked shift in the eating habits of Australian consumers.

Carrefour launches new pet-store concept

French supermarket chain Carrefour has launched a new pet store concept in Paris, in collaboration with Invivo Retail’s pet care brand Noa.

Meat theft increases amid panic buying

Meat is one of the most-stolen fresh-food products from Australian supermarkets and specialty stores, with the level of meat theft alarming store owners.

Heinz home-delivered food kits launched in DTC foray

FMCG giant Heinz has unveiled a home-delivery service in Australia, targeting families impacted by Covid-19-related lockdowns.

Inquiry into food pricing in remote Indigenous communities resumes

The inquiry into food pricing and food security in Australia’s remote Indigenous communities will hold further public hearings this week.