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Where did it all go wrong for Kaufland?

Staff, suppliers and landlords left reeling after the sudden exit of German discounter Kaufland.

All over before it began: Kaufland cans plans for Australia

“This was not an easy decision for us.” – Frank Schumann, acting CEO of Kaufland International, announces exit from Australian market.

Death throes for discounting

With the imminent arrival of Kaufland, Australian supermarkets are feeling the pull towards consistent pricing and everyday better value to stay competitive.

Kaufland gets to work on first SA store, with planning approved for another

An additional site in Paradise has been submitted for development approval.

Kaufland confirms two more sites for Victoria, with a further nine under review

Kaufland has commenced construction of its first two supermarkets which will act as test stores in the Australian expansion.

Kaufland acquires third Queensland site

Latest Kaufland site positioned in direct competition with Coles, Woolworths and Aldi.

This week in FMCG

The top headlines this week.

Kaufland sets its sights on Queensland

Proposed development at Toowoomba will have “a strong focus on fresh food” with local produce, known brands and a “high-quality private label range”.

This week in FMCG

The top headlines this week.

Kaufland gets to work on $255 million distribution centre

The 117,000+ square metre facility will include state-of-the-art automation, sustainability and efficiency technologies.

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