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Woolworths enters nine-year renewable energy deal

Woolworths represents 1 per cent of the country’s total energy consumption and this shift to green energy in SA is in li...

Woolworths to accept QR code payments

The new feature added to the company’s loyalty program app will allow shoppers to seamlessly pay and earn reward points ...

Cost-of-living pressures mount as Woolworths backs wage increase

As Australia’s supermarkets continue to hold the line on food prices, Woolies’ CEO Brad Banducci noted that a “balanced”...

Woolworths sales soar 10 per cent despite challenges of last quarter

"High levels of Covid-related team absenteeism and the disruption to our broader supply chain resulted in inconsistent c...

Woolworths launches compostable produce bags in SA

The organic bags are made in South Australia by Biobag and will be available across the retailers’ fruit and vegetable d...

Grocery giants face ‘marathon, damaging’ court case over underpayments

Federal Court judge makes an unusual order that four separate cases could be heard as one – lengthening the wait for im...

Cookie dough developed in Covid pivot hits supermarket shelves

Bennett St Dairy’s cookie dough features two flavours Original Choc Chip’ and ‘White Chocolate & Macadamia’.

Woolworths phasing out single-use plastic bags in WA

A multi-million dollar partnership with Australian manufacturer Detpak will increase the production of paper bags locall...

Why there’s no magic way to make NZ supermarkets more competitive

A review of the big players was certainly due. New Zealand has one of the most concentrated grocery retailing sectors in...

Woolworths to open Big W in Sydney’s CBD

Lord Mayor Clover Moore describes expansion as ‘real vote of confidence’ in helping the city's CBD rebound.

Woolworths’ ballooning underpayments muddy a strong half

The supermarket giant revealed a relatively strong half yesterday, but an ever-worsening underpayments scandal has left...

Woolworths makes sales strides, but profit drops during Omicron challenges

Group sales rose 8 per cent to $31.8 billion with earnings before tax and interest falling 11 per cent to $1.38 billion....

Woolworths, Cadbury collaborate on hot cross buns

Woolworths has unveiled new hot cross bun flavours in partnership with Cadbury.

Checkout-free grocery shopping gets worldwide test drive

Checkout-free shopping is launching in supermarkets globally, and it’s appeal is about convenience as much as novelty. B...

Woolworths reinstates customer limits to curb hoarding

Woolworths has reinstated product limits on certain lines that are selling out: in particular, toilet paper and painkill...

Woolworths pulls bid to pick up pharmacy group API

Woolworths said it was unable to validate the financial returns it would require from the acquisition after completing i...

Supply chain issues to worsen as virus impacts transport sector

Due to sickness or isolation, up to half of the country’s truck drivers are missing, according to TWU national secretary...

“We are not here to disrupt the sector”: Woolies’ case to pharmacists

Woolies chief executive Brad Banducci has penned an open letter to Australian pharmacists outlining the supermarket grou...

Wesfarmers moves to block Woolies’ bid for API

According to Wesfarmers, a growing number of pharmacists and chemists find the overlap between Woolworths’ products and ...

Woolworths’ first half succumbs to Delta’s strain

Sales growth in the half fell to 3 per cent throughout the half, compared to the 10.6 per cent seen this time last year.