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“Flawed from the outset”: Behind the downfall of David Jones Food

David Jones’ parent suggests a move towards concessions model and longlife products to save ailing food business.

Good. Different? Aldi follows rivals on self-service and e-commerce

Aldi Australia is rolling out self-service technology to select stores in NSW and taking its first steps in e-commerce.

7-Eleven CEO Angus McKay: innovating a convenient future

McKay discusses the new kiosk model, delivery, defining customer service and supporting franchisees through the pandemic...

First David Jones BP opens in Melbourne

The first look at high-end convenience offering from David Jones as 10 sites earmarked for Sydney and Melbourne.

Metro meet servo: Caltex and Woolworths launch fresh convenience offer

The first of the service station supermarkets opens today, with two more planned for the coming months.

Need for speed: Coles launches 30 minute meal plans

Recipes will appear in-store on cards or by scanning QR codes on product displays.

Coles looks beyond price with first in-store food hall

More than 100 Coles stores to be converted to the new format before the year ends.

Need for speed: Aussies blow a third of food budget on fast food

Consumers chasing food that is easy to purchase, quick to cook and cheap.

David Jones partners with BP to enter $4.7bn convenience sector

Ten sites across Sydney and Melbourne will offer David Jones Food.

BP and PepsiCo among big winners at convenience industry awards

BP named Retailer of the Year, while PepsiCo was awarded Supplier of the Year.

BP partners with Uber Eats for home delivery offering

The petrol and convenience retailer now delivers food and drinks.

Coles reformatting 200 stores around convenience

Supermarket outlines future growth strategy around ready-made meals.

Amazon to accept cash at its automated Go stores

Online retailer's automated stores to begin accepting cash.

The IKEA effect: how we value the fruits of our labour over instant gratification

OPINION: Having customers do most of the work and feel they have attained “greater value for money’” is the Holy Grail f...

AACS: Gov needs to address crimes against convenience stores

Call follows new reports of yet another violent crime in Victoria.

Price war in the convenience sector looms in 2018

GlobalData says competition to rise this year.

Convenience outpaces grocery again

Australian convenience industry surpasses growth of the grocery channel for the fourth year running.

7-Eleven franchisees sign up for new deal

Post wages scandal, 90 per cent of 7-Eleven stores agree to new deal.

Petrol station under the pump

Consumer watchdog fines Melbourne business for underpaying staff.

7-Eleven heads to Dubai

Convenience store giant plans more than 800 stores across UAE.