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Coles begins roll out of online priority service as temporary substitute for Coles Online

Supermarket giant adds dedicated shopping hours for emergency services and healthcare workers.

How supermarkets are enforcing social distancing

Woolworths and Aldi implement tighter measures as supermarkets and food suppliers granted exemption from shutdown.

24-hour deliveries to stop NSW bulk buying

The NSW government has moved to let supermarkets receive deliveries 24 hours a day.

SA supermarket trading hours extended

The temporary trade times will begin on March 21 and run until April 19.

ARA calls for 24 hour supermarket deliveries to keep shelves stocked

Australian retailers are calling on state governments to temporarily lift curfews on supermarket deliveries.

PM asks business to support economy in act of “patriotism”

Comments come a day after $155bn wiped from ASX due to virus fears.

Coles limits loo roll sales to single pack

Supermarket giant introduces a further limit of one pack of toilet paper per customer, per shop, saying it’s the “right thing to do”.

Major retailers pledge sustainable initiatives at National Plastics Summit

Coles, Woolworths, Australia Post amoung retailers pledging to change relationship with plastics.

Supermarkets report panic buying over coronavirus fears

Both Coles and Woolworths report increased demand for certain household items and pantry staples.

Q&A with Coles’ Steven Cain

The CEO of the supermarket chain talks about the year that was, and what’s ahead.