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Aldi extends paid leave for volunteer firies

Discount retailer provides accommodation, counselling and groceries for employees impacted by fires.

This week in FMCG

This week’s top headlines.

Foodbank’s support reaching neediest bushfire victims

Major FMCG companies rally behind Foodbank to donate goods to distress areas.

Woolworths puts food waste program in place at all stores

Woolworths recorded an average year-on-year reduction of 8 per cent in food waste sent to landfill over the past three years.

Coles pledges to halve food waste by 2020

Supermarket to get rid of single-use plastic bags on July 1.

Foodbank, Perfection Fresh partner to reduce food waste

Research shows fruit and vegetables have highest wastage rates.

Foodbank, GS1 join forces

Portal created to streamline product recall process.

Foodbank, Simplot create documentary to fight hunger

It shows how innovative programs help fight hunger.

Aussie Farmers Direct creates Christmas meal kits

“We are taking all of the complicated meal planning and shopping queues out of Christmas this year.”

Foodbank calls for Food Insecurity Strategy

Charity says National Food Waste Strategy is a step towards a solution.