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“No bells and whistles”: Inside Metcash’s new value-based supermarket

With inflation biting both customers and businesses, Metcash’s new Supa Valu chain seeks to deliver a simplified, afford...

Metcash boosts sales, profit despite supply-chain challenges

Wholesaler also reveals commitment to lease new $70 million DC in Victoria now under construction by Goodman Group.

Nestlé takes out top Metcash supplier award

The awards recognise and acknowledge a range of independent suppliers who support the retail network.

Metcash benefits from customers’ local shift throughout first half

Group CEO Jeff Adams said the businesses food, liquor and hardware pillars had all benefitted from Metcash’s position in...

Metcash CEO announces retirement, successor

Adams had indicated to the Metcash board a desire to retire, which allowed the business to complete a global search for ...

Metcash enjoys strong FY20, hastens Total Tools buy up

Group revenue jumped 9.9 per cent to $14.3 billion, while group EBIT rose 19.9 per cent to $401.4 million.

Metcash grows into second half, bookmarks $375m for network, online growth

Metcash’s supermarket sales rose 14.4 per cent compared to the prior corresponding period, while total food sales rose 4...

Metcash delivers strong first-half result despite pandemic

Shop Local movement benefits IGA during the first half, Metcash said.

Metcash reaps benefits as consumers shop more locally

Metcash says sales continue to benefit from the change in consumer behaviour since the advent of Covid-19 with sales up ...

Metcash’s Total Tools acquisition not a problem: ACCC

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said it will not oppose Metcash’s acquisition of a 70 per cent stake ...

Metcash enters binding agreement to acquire Total Tools

Wholesaler moves forward with acquisition of national tool retail franchise.

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 ...

Independent supermarket co-op could spell trouble for Metcash

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

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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.

This week in FMCG

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...

Food and liquor drive first quarter sales: Metcash

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