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The supply chains changing Australian retail

Are Australia’s two big supermarkets on the way down? Dick Smith thinks so. In an open letter last week, the retail veteran turned food manufacturer called doomsday on Coles and Woolies, writing that suppliers are to blame for a trend associated with Woolworths canning its supply deal with SPC Ardmona tomatoes. According to Smith, suppliers are moving away from Australia’s most infamous duopoly towards the greener pastures cultivated by German discount grocer Aldi which, he said, are on a wa