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Ombudsman backs collective bargaining for small grocers to compete with big players

Ombudsman believes it’s almost impossible for smaller players to compete in the current supermarket landscape.

Australian dollar up

Aussie dollar lifts on Thursday.

Metcash half-year results tumble on lost supply contracts

Metcash delivered a net loss of $152 million in 1H20.

Coles raises prices to Norco dairy farmers after ACCC investigation

Coles will pay Norco $2.8 million and an extra 7c per litre after ACCC raised concerns that it misled consumers about passing milk price increase to farmers.

How plant-based meat is stretching New Zealand’s cultural and legal boundaries

OPINION: It is perhaps time to nudge consumers to reconsider their preconceptions and consumption of meat.

Australian dollar rises

Aussie dollar lifts against its US counterpart.

Poll: Do we need stricter rules around allergen labelling on imports?

Scientists that tested imported foods from Asia found that nearly half of the samples had undeclared allergens.

Capilano owner teams up with Rural Aid to protect honey industry

Hive Aid is a drought and bushfire relief campaign to help struggling beekeepers.

Woolworths teams up with Instagram food artist to spark fresh approach to gifting

Gift of Fresh campaign encourages shoppers to support Australian growers in the lead up to Christmas.

Smith’s creates Lamington-flavoured chip

Smith’s makes another bold choice with its first-ever sweet flavour chip.

Latest Poll

Do we need stricter rules on allergen labelling on imports?