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Coles, Woolworths move to automation, gig workers as home deliveries soar

Australia’s supermarket duopoly, Coles and Woolworths, have raced to implement new technology and transform labour arran...

Aldi tops Australia supermarket rankings, yet again

"Aldi is known for its Special Buys, which could be a driver of its strong brand loyalty, as 66% of people tell us that ...

Woolworths declares $2bn share buyback as profit hits $2.07bn

Woolworths reports another strong year at the supermarket checkouts, while department store Big W continues to power for...

Can online grocery start-ups pull sales from the big guys?

A flurry of online grocery start-ups are shaking up the market and putting pressure on bigger supermarkets.

Coles wins innovation award for Moonee Ponds store

The FIA recognises brands that drive positive change in the industry and according to FIA Senior reviews editor and judg...

‘Go anywhere, get anything’: Uber reveals plans for marketplace

Uber’s partnership with Woolworths is just the beginning of the company’s ambition to be a major marketplace for all on-...

Woolworths partners with Uber to bring groceries to your door

The offer will expand across the eastern seaboard after its initial launch on August 30, and will be available through t...

Coles pockets $1 billion profit as Smarter Selling pays off

While Covid-19 lockdowns and a trend towards local shopping continues to challenge Coles, boss Steven Cain is optimistic...

Online only supermarket Geezy Go launches in Sydney

The brand said it plans to expand to 200 locations globally by the end of this year.

Woolworths commissions dark eStore in Maroochydore

The Maroochydore eStore is expected to boost thousands of extra online orders to Sunshine Coast customers each week.

How online supermarket Send can fulfil bold promise of 15-minute delivery

Online supermarket Send is rolling out across metro Sydney and Melbourne this month.

Can Coles outperform gyms in the supplements category?

Coles is positioning itself as a leader in affordable sports nutrition with the launch of 150 new products from major br...

Is convenience the new battleground for supermarkets?

Opening its first Corner Store concept store earlier this year, Aldi followed the trend of Coles and Woolworth’s inner-u...

Coles confuses customers with new reusable plastic promotion

The business recently pledged to cut single-use plastic out of its giveaways and shelves.
Countdown supermarkets

Woolworths’ Countdown stores failing Kiwi consumers, says local watchdog

New Zealand's two major chains are stifling innovation and making persistently high profits in the absence of serious co...

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