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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 in grocery, liquor and hardware.

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 in Total Tools Holdings, the franchisor of the Total Tools Network.

Metcash enters binding agreement to acquire Total Tools

Wholesaler moves forward with acquisition of national tool retail franchise.

Metcash reports $14.9bn in revenue in FY20, leans into hardware with Total Tools acquisition

Metcash leans into hardware following COVID DIY boom.

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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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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