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Supply chain

‘It’s a natural evolution’: Why TikTok’s push into fresh food makes sense

‘It’s a natural evolution’: Why TikTok’s push into fresh food makes sense

Earlier this month, social video platform TikTok expanded its UK TikTok Shop offering to allow customers to buy fresh food directly through the platform.  UK food brands such as Pasta Evangelists, The ...
Food and grocery industry weathers disruptions, value reaches $133.6bn
What’s causing Australia’s egg shortage? A shift to free-range and short winter
King International to produce local textured vegetable protein
Supermarkets start rationing eggs as shortage worsens

Supply chain Archives

Aussie farmers, retailers warned of global sunflower oil shortage (2)

Aussie farmers, retailers warn of global sunflower oil shortage

Ukraine and Russia account for an estimated half of the world's supply of sunflower oil, and Russia's invasion has stall...

Bankrupt beauty: Lessons from Revlon’s supply chain failures

Here are some of the marketing, supply chain and operational mistakes that led to the decline in market share for the 90...

Perishable produce exporters to gain real-time supply-chain information

“One of the biggest ongoing challenges for exporters is getting their produce to international customers,” says the Mini...
Austrade and Wine Australia develop digital hub to boost export sales

Austrade and Wine Australia develop digital hub to boost export sales

Xavier Simonet, CEO of Austrade, said the industry-first free digital hub would help fuel the country’s wine exporters t...

Woolworths opens Queensland’s first Customer Fulfilment Centre

The business says this is the only CFC facility in its network to offer Direct-to-Boot services.

New CEO to take helm of Craig Mostyn Group

Neil Kearney, CMG executive chair, said Crofts was a “values-based leader” who understands business drivers and critical...
Inside Retail & GS1

Woolies tackles sustainability, transparency with the help of 2D barcodes

Supermarket giant Woolworths has adopted 2D barcode technology to give shoppers valuable information on provenance, qual...

Countdown commissions $150m fresh foods DC in Auckland

Countdown has commissioned its new $150 million Auckland Fresh Distribution Centre that will supply stores throughout th...

George Weston Foods to invest $133m in Victorian plant expansions

New flour mill will enable the company to continue to grow its brands and better serve the needs of its Mauri customers,...

Simplot makes $105m investment to upgrade Bathurst production

Expansion plan will "transform the Bathurst site into a frozen vegetable centre of excellence,” said MD Graham Dugdale.

Metcash boosts sales, profit despite supply-chain challenges

Wholesaler also reveals commitment to lease new $70 million DC in Victoria now under construction by Goodman Group.

How food export bans, from India to Argentina, risk fuelling inflation

India is one of at least 19 countries that have introduced food export restrictions since the war in Ukraine sent prices...

Queensland bakery chain eyes expansion after opening new factory

Queensland French Renaissance-style patisserie Le Bon Choix is set to open its ninth store and is eyeing international ...

Countdown’s new DC will tackle food waste in the supply chain

The new 11,000sqm DC will feature a refrigerated inbound tunnel, varied temperature-controlled zones, and ‘ripening room...

Bubs expands US retail footprint in new grocery deals

The first air cargo shipment under the “Fourth Operation Fly Formula Mission” will be purchased and distributed by Kroge...