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Coles CMO Lisa Ronson quits citing new career interests

Coles CMO Lisa Ronson quits citing new career interests

Lisa Ronson, chief marketing officer at Coles, has announced on Linkedin her departure from the company.  Ronson joined Coles in 2019 and worked in different sectors throughout her career including FMCG, pa...
Aldi opens Dumpling Truck, serving meals for less than $1.50
Ampol unveils its first electric charging outlet, in Sydney
Opinion: What if Coles had acquired Dan Murphy’s instead of Woolies?
“No bells and whistles”: Inside Metcash’s new value-based supermarket

Supermarkets Archives

Woolworths, Pact team up to boost circular packaging

A new partnership between Woolworths Group and Pact will use 18,000 tonnes of recycled plastics in the packaging of the ...

Exclusive: Woolworths’ head of delivery talks the rise of marketplaces

Last year, supermarket giant Woolworths launched its Everyday Market, an online marketplace hosted within its broader we...

Coles prepares to reopen Lismore store destroyed by floods

Cheryl Muirhead, store manager at Coles Lismore, said that although the past few months had been challenging, she couldn...

Adelaide plans $250m retail hub on city fringe

‘Locale’, will be built on the former site of furniture store Le Cornu which ended operations in 2016. The land was then...

Costco to invest $150m in three new Vic stores

“We are growing quite nicely, and Melbourne is a big city. For us, business isn’t slowing down in Melbourne,” says CEO.

Coles’ gender diversity push picks up STEAM

The supermarket chain has partnered with not-for-profit Dream Big to help close the gender gap in the technology space, ...

Coles commits $10 million to Great Barrier Reef protection

The company will work on two pilot projects including coastal habitat restoration with farmers where they restore and re...

“It’s really exciting”: How Coles is supporting its LGBTQIA+ staff

Since Coles started offering paid gender affirmation leave, hundreds of staff members have felt comfortable to identify ...

Woolworths enters nine-year renewable energy deal

Woolworths represents 1 per cent of the country’s total energy consumption and this shift to green energy in SA is in li...

India’s Reliance to buy dozens of brands in $6.5bn consumer goods play

Reliance plans to build a portfolio of 50 to 60 grocery, household and personal care brands within six months and is hir...

Woolworths Metro launches in-store vertical farm

Woolworths Metro director Justin Nolan said the venture will create great awareness of innovative Australian farming met...

“Something special”: Harris Farm makes Canberra comeback

A new 4,500sqm Majura Park store will reintroduce Canberrans to the Harris Farm Markets store, and will create the oppor...

Quick commerce: Here’s what you need to know

On-demand grocery delivery is growing at a rapid pace around the world, but how sustainable is the growth and what will ...

How Coles’ in-school supermarket teaches kids with disabilities life skills

One-in-five Australians live with a disability, most of whom will struggle to find a job. Here’s how Coles is working wi...

Analysis: Welcome to the new grocery

The pandemic has initiated many changes in the sector and accelerated others. Here’s a look at what’s new and what might...