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More milk products recalled over threat of E.coli

Lion Dairy & Drinks, Aldi and 7-Eleven pull milk products from shelves amid growing fears of E.coli contamination.

IGA takes aim at Coles and Woolies in latest TV campaign

The TVC for IGA’s Scratch and Win promotion makes a mockery of the collectible campaigns that have dominated Aussie supermarkets.

Independent supermarket co-op could spell trouble for Metcash

Co-Operative Supermarkets plans to secure contracts directly with grocery suppliers.

Metcash suffers major blow as 7-Eleven deal falls through

The 7-Eleven account is worth $800 million annually to Metcash.

Food and liquor drive first quarter sales: Metcash

Food sales improved during the first quarter despite a highly competitive market.

This week in FMCG

The top headlines this week.

Aldi growing three times as fast as competitors

Woolworths beats Coles as Australians’ preferred grocery retailer but Aldi is ‘accelerating threat’.

Focus on fresh, local produce the winning formula for IGA retailers

Metcash-owned supermarket chain IGA honours independent retail owners at Awards of Excellence.

Metcash reports 3 per cent drop in underlying profit

The supermarket supplier saw growth in liquor and hardware, but food earnings took a hit.

Metcash trialling smaller formats, corporate stores as part of five-year plan

The group is looking to capitalise on global trends in the grocery industry.