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Nestle buys meal-delivery service for US$1.5 billion

Nestle buys meal-delivery service for US$1.5 billion

Nestle US has made a stunning foray into the food-delivery sector by acquiring upmarket local brand Freshly for US$1.5 billion.  “Adding Freshly to the portfolio accelerates our ability to capitali...
Youfoodz launches next-day delivery for Sydney metro
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Farmer and food delivery service team up to provide refugees with fresh food

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‘Your shopping has arrived’: Uber joins Woolworths’ home delivery network

Uber grocery delivery will be rolled out to cities across Australia over the coming weeks to manage surge in online orde...

Coles under fire for hiking delivery fees by 25 per cent

Coles has increased its delivery prices by 25 per cent and raised the threshold for free delivery amid a surge in demand...

Campari Australia launches contactless cocktail delivery to support licensed venues

Campari launches Shaken Not Broken initiative to support hospitality sector to “keep pouring and stay connected".

7-Eleven launches home delivery service

The contactless shopping service offers household essentials for home delivery.

IGA prioritises grocery delivery to frontline healthcare workers

Priority Shop packs include essentials for the home as well as packs for pets.

Reckitt Benckiser working ‘around the clock’ to maintain supply of hygiene products

RB Health reports a surge in demand for Dettol hand sanitiser, household cleaners, hand wash as well as Nurofen products...

Kimberly-Clark factory operating 24/7 to deal with shortages

Woolworths enforces four pack limit on toilet roll purchases as panicked consumers clear shelves over coronavirus fears.

Calls for mandatory age verification at point of alcohol delivery

UNSW researchers say tougher laws are needed to prevent minors and vulnerable members of society accessing alcohol easil...

Nearly 4 million Australians now using meal delivery services

Usage of meal delivery services in Australia doubles in just 18 months.

Amazon launches Uber-style delivery in Sydney and Melbourne

Using a similar concept to Uber Eats, the platform allows individuals to work as independent contractors to deliver Amaz...

Walmart’s Alphabot to revolutionise online grocery pickup and delivery

Walmart's high tech robot on pilot trial to help retailer have faster order processing.

Carrefour acquires lunch delivery service Dejbox

Carrefour taps into B2B consumers.

Australia’s food waste problem fueled by meal delivery services

The nation's total food waste bill is now $10.1 billion, up from $8.9 billion dollars in 2018,

Woolworths expands Delivery Now to Gold Coast

Two-hour grocery service grows in popularity as consumers seek quick and convenient delivery.

Kellogg’s partners with Deliveroo on meal delivery in London

Kellogg's Kitchen Creations includes meals based on popular cereals and snacks.