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ACCC allows supermarkets to work together to overcome supply issues

ACCC decision allows supermarkets to temporarily sidestep competition rules in order to address challenges with food and grocery supply.

24-hour deliveries to stop NSW bulk buying

Almost all councils agrees to relax truck curfews.

This week in FMCG

This week’s top headlines.

Supermarkets put junk food on special twice as often as healthy food, and that’s a problem

There’s an opportunity for both supermarkets and food manufacturers to take the lead to encourage healthier eating.

Aldi growing three times as fast as competitors

Woolworths beats Coles as Australians’ preferred grocery retailer but Aldi is ‘accelerating threat’.

Supermarkets ditch discounting to focus on loyalty and collectables

Supermarket giants shift focus from increasing market shares to boosting profit margins.

Grocery sector saved $1.1bn by axing unnecessary promotions

Nielsen Pacific MD says the money saved could be invested in further research, development and marketing to meet shoppers’ needs.

Does displaying unit price encourage shoppers to switch between grocery brands?

New research examines the influence of unit price on brand swapping.

Asian grocery market set to soar

IGD predicts by 2023 Asian grocery sales will almost be the same as Europe and North America combined.

Coles introduces ‘Quiet Hour’ to 79 more stores

The supermarket aims to introduce the low sensory shopping experience to every eligible store by 2023.