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Woolworths, Bunnings emerge as most trusted brands in COVID lockdown

Woolies’ proactive messaging has resonated with Australians.

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Coles lifts all COVID-19 product restrictions

No restrictions on flour, pasta, rice, toilet paper, liquid soap and hand sanitiser.

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Direct-to-boot service proves a hit at Dan Murphy’s

The company announced that it will offer contactless direct-to-boot service permanently at over 100 stores.

Retail Drinks Australia announces temporary limits on alcohol purchases

Voluntary initiative addresses government concerns over alcohol purchasing behaviour.

Aldi announces further expansion in South Australia

Discount grocer opens its latest store in South Australia and revealed plans for further expansion in 2020.

Woolworths to open first eStore by mid-2020

Supermarket giant starts work on its first Australian eStore at Carrum Downs in southeast Melbourne.

Vintage Cellars and Harris Farm among Australia’s top premium brands

Coles Group’s Vintage Cellars hailed as Australia’s top premium brand while supermarket Harris Farms Markets took the fifth spot.

Coles raises prices to Norco dairy farmers after ACCC investigation

Coles to increase payments to dairy co-operative Norco by over $5.25 million.

Woolworths CEO forgoes $2.6 million bonus over underpayments scandal

Woolworths CEO Brad Banducci and chairman Gordon Cairns accept responsibility in multimillion dollar salary blunder.

Plastic bag ban takes effect in Victoria

NRA believes officials will focus on “educating, rather than punishing”.

Australia’s pay gap slow to close at 14 per cent

South Australia leads in closing the gender pay gap.

Woolworths expands Quiet Hour following successful trial

Supermarket giant rolls out low-sensory shopping experience to more stores across Australia.

Coles to source 10 per cent of electricity needs from three new solar farms

Plants expected to begin supplying power in July 2020.

Aldi growing three times as fast as competitors

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

Naked Wines to rebrand and focus on online following Majestic sale

UK specialist wine retailer sold to US investment firm Fortress for £95 million.

Woolworths begins work on $135m distribution centre

Supermarket giant kicks off construction on state-of-the-art distribution centre for fresh produce in Victoria.

Woolworths launches 2019-2021 Reconciliation Action Plan

Woolworths aims to provide at least 900 more opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities by June 2021.

Coles partners with Microsoft to ‘transform’ shopping experience

Coles to deliver a more personalised and data-driven customer experience.

Coles aims to grow Indigenous employees to 5500 by 2023

Supermarket giant says they plan to hire approximately 1300 Indigenous workers by 2023.

Aldi food truck to bring healthy eating to local football clubs

Discount grocer to bring its new food truck to MiniRoos football clubs across Australia.

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