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ACCC allows supermarkets to work together to overcome supply issues

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

Aldi loses legal battle against TWU

Long standing legal battle put to rest.

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.

Ritchies IGA creates ‘foodie paradise’ in $5m store revamp

CEO Fred Harrison talks growth and what he really thinks about Kaufland.

Burden on CIOs to prep workers for automated future, Gartner says

Many retailers investing in AI to help human and robot collaborate in supply chain, research finds.

Independent supermarket co-op could spell trouble for Metcash

Co-op founder dismisses claims of trying to take business from Metcash.

ACCC to investigate “cartel concerns” in fresh food following Kaufland exit

Competition watchdog seeking information on alleged agreements between suppliers.

Where did it all go wrong for Kaufland?

Staff, suppliers and landlords left reeling after the sudden exit of German discounter Kaufland.

Metcash half-year results tumble on lost supply contracts

Metcash delivered a net loss of $152 million in 1H20.