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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.

Coles’ u-turn on free plastic bags

The supermarket giant had intended to stop providing the reusable bags for free on August 1 but will now provide them indefinitely.

Coles bolsters management team

Daniella Periera has been named as the company secretary, while Shane Healey will join as treasurer.

Coles to roll out ‘flybuys max’ loyalty scheme

Members can avail of discounted groceries, free home delivery and online video streaming.

Wesfarmers details Coles demerger

The parent company confirms an expected completion date of November 2018.

Coles to open smaller artisan stores

The first will open in Surrey Hills in Melbourne.

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Woolworths leads $100 billion grocery war

Latest research shows supermarkets invest heavily in fresh produce.