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Metcash on the hunt for next CFO as Brad Soller announces retirement

Fonterra chairman John Monaghan has also announced his retirement.

What’s in store for supermarkets in 2020 and beyond

It’s farewell to collectables and hello to premium products in 2020.

This week in FMCG

This week’s top headlines.

Independent supermarket co-op could spell trouble for Metcash

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

This week in FMCG

This week’s top news in the industry.

Drakes departs Metcash to go solo with opening of $125m DC

Managing director Roger Drake explains why the family business is separating from the Metcash group and going out on its own.

ECargo launches local growth platform, targets regional China

After completing the acquisition of both Metcash’s Asia business and Jessica’s Suitcase, eCargo is expanding its reach in Australia with a local growth program.

Food and liquor drive first quarter sales: Metcash

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

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.