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Woolies’ PFD deal faces industry pressure as rivals band together

Woolies’ PFD deal faces industry pressure as rivals band together

A number of food distributors have banded together to oppose Woolworths’ proposed $552 million majority acquisition of PFD Food Services. The National Association of Food Distributors of Australia, The ...
Thomas Foods eyes expansion after rebranding Holco subsidiary
ACCC to probe Woolworths’ planned takeover of PFD Food Services
Metcash reaps benefits as consumers shop more locally
Metcash liquor retailers unite on Shop MyLocal e-commerce site

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Woolies enlists help of PFD Foods to manage online orders

The service will allow B2B customers to make bulk orders and could be rolled out to household shoppers in the near futur...

Alibaba invests in direct sourcing platform to combat coronavirus

Platform allows Australian suppliers to sell medical goods direct to frontline workers in China.

Independent supermarket co-op could spell trouble for Metcash

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

Leading manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers make food waste into fertiliser

Businesses are making significant reductions in food wastage.

Food and liquor drive first quarter sales: Metcash

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

Metcash secures new deal with Drakes Supermarkets

Last year Drakes refused a deal that would see its supermarkets in South Australia supplied by Metcash's new purpose-bui...

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.

Shanghai brewery partners with Alibaba’s Tmall to create beer for China

The two partnered to find out exactly what appeals to Chinese beer enthusiasts.

Metcash reports 3 per cent rise in net profit

The grocery wholesaler recorded a net profit of $95.8 million despite challenging market conditions.

Freedom Foods seals deal with Alibaba

Arnold's Farm branded cereal and snack products will be distributed online and offline in China.

Alibaba commits to importing $200 billion in international goods

Retailer to bring in more international goods from Australia and other countries.

ACCC fines Sydney fruit and veg wholesaler

Consumer watchdog penalises Stuart Dickson Produce.

What is driving wholesale bypass?

Gary Mortimer talks forging a new path.

Wholesaler hit with $76k bill for underpayments

Ignorance of required pay rates is no defence, says Ombudsman.