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Woolworths underlines digital-first strategy with creation of Sydney innovation hub
Architects designed the building to boost collaboration among team members. Photo: Eric Sierins

Woolworths underlines digital-first strategy with creation of Sydney innovation hub

Woolworths Group is bringing its digital businesses together under one roof to prompt a more focused digital-first creative approach for the company. Woolworths’ digital arm WooliesX, media business Cartolo...
ACCC to probe Woolworths’ planned takeover of PFD Food Services
Harris Farm Markets plans two Brisbane stores
Aldi under pressure as Coles bumps pay
Harris Farm Markets reveals Australian expansion plans

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ACCC to probe Woolworths’ planned takeover of PFD Food Services

The grocery giant has proposed acquiring 65 per cent of PFD along with 26 distribution centres.
Tristan Harris co-CEO Harris Farm Markets holding box of fruit and veg
Supermarkets

Harris Farm Markets reveals Australian expansion plans

Co-CEO Tristan Harris talks Take Two of Harris Farm’s expansion plan.

Coles commits to power Queensland sites with ten-year renewables deal

Coles continues push to become Australia's most sustainable supermarket.
Aldi sign
Supermarkets

Aldi under pressure as Coles bumps pay

Coles joins Woolies in raising its minimum wage, as Aldi workers are advised to vote 'no' on latest pay agreement.

Harris Farm Markets plans two Brisbane stores

Both stores will offer products from more than 300 Queensland growers.
Supermarkets

Karens and Covid: How shopfloor staff have changed

From dealing with angry customers refusing to wear face masks to managing toilet paper stockpiling, it’s time the indust...
Image of Woolworths innovation building in Sydney

Woolworths underlines digital-first strategy with creation of Sydney innovation hub

The supermarket giant is bringing all of its digital businesses under one roof.
Brad-Banducci-restrictions-christmas-supply

Woolies CEO concerned Vic restrictions will impact Christmas supply

Restrictions in Victoria could impact the distribution of groceries to supermarkets and result in further shortages over...
Claire Peters, Woolworths

Woolies shuffles leadership team as ecosystem evolution continues

Group announces big changes at Woolworths, Big W and Countdown.

Woolworths profit dips despite strong sales

Woolworths reports strong sales and growth in online but high costs drag profits.

Metcash reaps benefits as consumers shop more locally

Metcash says sales continue to benefit from the change in consumer behaviour since the advent of Covid-19.
Supermarkets

Mini supermarkets take us back to the future

Small-format supermarkets can give new life to our suburban streets.

Industry body warns retailers of volatile times ahead

ABS preliminary figures show a 3.3 per cent rise in retail sales in July.
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Woolworths acquires food distributor for $550 million

The deal includes 26 distribution centres.
Image of a store entrance to a Coles supermarket

“The greatest test of our lifetime”: Coles caps bumper year with 7.1 per cent profit growth

Supermarket benefits from increased demand, seeing profit growth for the first time in four years.

Flexible and scalable solutions for 21stCentury grocery shopping

Grocery retailers need to focus on expanding digital commerce capabilities, whether that be kickstarting the shift towar...

Coles boosting e-commerce with digital-first, shoppable catalogue

Coles&co will feature regularly rotated specials and content.

Costco plans $60 million Lake Macquarie project

The new warehouse and fuel station are scheduled to launch within 12 months, pending approval.

Woolies changes mask policy in response to rising case numbers

New guidance issued following the extension of mandatory masks to the entire state of Victoria.

Collectible Coles Little Treehouse books range launched in new loyalty push

Supermarket chain Coles rolls out a new collectables range for kids that feature pocket-sized books, inspired by the Tre...