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Coles quarterly sales leap by five per cent

Little Shop promotion and flybuys investment helped the supermarket giant.


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Wesfarmers details Coles strategy post-demerger

Retailer will seek out new investment opportunities if demerger is approved.


Wesfarmers requests trading halt ahead of announcement

The key details around its planned $20 billion demerger of Coles are expected to follow.


Coles divesting from WA retail assets

Supermarket giant raising capital ahead of demerger.

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Wesfarmers finalises Coles board appointments

Wesfarmers has proposed the appointment of three non-executive directors.

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Wesfarmers sees management shake up

Guy Russo to step down as CEO of Wesfarmers’ department stores on November 1.


Coles earnings drop nearly 7% as Wesfarmers’ annual profit slumps

The supermarket’s food and liquor segment recorded sales growth of 2.1 per cent.


Coles sales drop due to plastic bag ban

Wesfarmers CFO acknowledges impact on sales from ‘bag inconvenience’.


Coles bag backflip to assist toy giveaway

Coles’ Little Shop giveaway facilitates reusable bag giveaway.

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