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Supermarkets Archives

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...

Forget Amazon Go, experts reveal the supermarket of the future

A22 turns the traditional supermarket on its head, stripping back aisles and utilising space for education and entertain...

Fresh food labelling: The new frontier for grocers

Bringing detailed nutritional labelling to raw foods like meat is the new frontier for the food sector.

Coles ditches collectibles to meet sustainability targets

Coles will launch its national “Together to Zero” campaign this Sunday to communicate its sustainability measures to con...

Online grocer Pretty Green aims to rock big players with six-minute delivery

An online-only supermarket from Sydney has big plans to go national with six-minute delivery.

Inside Aldi’s new Sydney Corner Store urban grocer concept

Aldi says its new Corner Store concept in North Sydney will make it faster and more convenient for city customers to sho...

Former Auspost exec takes on role as Coles CTO

John Cox is just one of several senior leaders at Australia Post who have departed from the company recently, which The ...

Woolies launching dedicated online fulfilment centre in Sutherland Shire

The 7,200sqm warehouse will be based in Caringbah and will support up to 400 full-time equivalent roles.