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Metcash liquor retailers unite on Shop MyLocal e-commerce site

Independent Brands Australia (IBA), the second-largest network of liquor retail outlets in the country, has launched an e-commerce site with next day delivery.

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This week’s top headlines.

Independent supermarket co-op could spell trouble for Metcash

Co-Operative Supermarkets plans to secure contracts directly with grocery suppliers.

Metcash half-year results tumble on lost supply contracts

Metcash delivered a net loss of $152 million in 1H20.

Metcash suffers major blow as 7-Eleven deal falls through

The 7-Eleven account is worth $800 million annually to Metcash.

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This week’s top news in the industry.

Drakes departs Metcash to go solo with opening of $125m DC

Managing director Roger Drake explains why the family business is separating from the Metcash group and going out on its own.

Food and liquor drive first quarter sales: Metcash

Food sales improved during the first quarter despite a highly competitive market.

Focus on fresh, local produce the winning formula for IGA retailers

Metcash-owned supermarket chain IGA honours independent retail owners at Awards of Excellence.

Metcash adds two retail veterans to board

Metcash is bringing on experienced consumer goods experts Peter Birtles and Wai Tang as non-executive directors of the company.