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Coles ranked most sustainable food retailer in Australia

The ranking is organised by the World Benchmarking Alliance and compares 350 companies around the globe.

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...

Woolworths, Wesfarmers rank high in modern slavery reporting investigation

A number of retailers have been analysed as part of a wide investigation into the quality of information given up in the...

Opinion: How Aussie brands have shown disruptors how to adapt in a pandemic

Australian consumers say established brands such as Coles, Woolies, Bunnings and Officeworks have proven more responsive...

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...

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...

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.

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...

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 ...

Retail appointments of the week

Former AusPost exec takes on role as Coles CTO; Redbubble boosts executive team; the father of Filipino luxury retail pa...

‘It makes us really scared’: Retail workers reveal customer abuse

Four frontline workers share their experiences dealing with aggressive and abusive customers at supermarkets and departm...

Retail leaders met with Government today to help speed up vaccinations

Business community offers up assistance with transport, premises, engagement and communication of vaccine rollout.

Coles spending $2.5bn on digital over the next two years

Coles’ chief executive Steven Cain said following its demerger from Wesfarmers, and the subsequent Covid-19 pandemic, th...

Coles brings “Local” concept to Queensland

Coles backs local stores with expansion of store format despite consumers returning to CBDs and shopping centres.

Coles doubles down on payments with launch of Flypay for grocery

Major supermarkets are investing heavily in payment platforms in a bid to deliver a seamless customer experience that ri...

Coles upskills marketing team with mini MBA course

Professor Mark Ritson will deliver a 12-week program for more than 160 Coles professionals in order to boost their exper...
Sydney charity works to close the loop on food waste

Sydney charity works to close the loop on food waste

According to Rosanna Barbero, CEO of Addison Community Centre, the charity will use the grant from Coles to install sola...

Coles trialling BYO container scheme in Melbourne this week

Coles Fitzroy will see customers able to use their own containers for select ‘scoop and weigh’ products.

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