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Supply chain issues to worsen as virus impacts transport sector

Due to sickness or isolation, up to half of the country’s truck drivers are missing, according to TWU national secretary...

FWO takes Coles to court over alleged $115m in underpayments

Last year Coles said it had underpaid workers by around $20 million – the FWO thinks otherwise.

Coles signs up to Government’s voluntary emissions transparency report

The CERT report will encourage reporting of net emissions in a clear and standardised way.

Analysis: Now that lockdown’s over, what’s next for Covid’s retail winners?

Stepping up in lockdowns and panic-buying mayhem has given traditional retailers a ‘progressiveness dividend’. But they ...

Woolworths outpaces Coles in online grocery stakes

After a difficult quarter for supermarkets, Coles and Woolworths look to vaccinations for a smoother path forward. But t...

Coles’ growth stifled by shift in shopping behaviour

According to Coles’ chief executive Steven Cain the problems caused by the Covid-19 variant are beginning to ease as vac...

Coles to stock rapid antigen testing kits next week

While Woolies is looking into getting the on shelves by "early November".

Coles makes vaccination mandatory across most of its business

One day after rival Woolworths announced it will require all staff in Australia to be fully vaccinated, Coles has follow...

Coles’ latest power agreement locks in 2025 renewable energy goal

Recent agreements with Origin Energy, ACCIONA Energía, and ENGIE will allow Coles to cover its estimated energy costs fr...

Coles’ butchers on the chopping block

Coles will end its in-store butcher service this weekend, and will assess its meat workers for redeployment or redundanc...

Isolating staff may cause Melbourne supermarkets to close this weekend

A number of supermarkets across Melbourne may be forced to close this weekend after thousands of staff members have been...

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.

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