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IGA rolls out national online grocery service

Australia’s online grocery space, long dominated by Coles and Woolworths, is now welcoming a new player to the market.

IGA supplier Metcash seeks to raise $330 million

Metcash has begun a $330 million equity raising, saying it needs fiscal flexibility during the coronavirus crisis.

ARA calls for 24 hour supermarket deliveries to keep shelves stocked

Australian retailers are calling on state governments to temporarily lift curfews on supermarket deliveries.
Supermarkets

Ritchies IGA creates ‘foodie paradise’ in $5m store revamp

CEO Fred Harrison talks growth and what he really thinks about Kaufland.

Metcash half-year results tumble on lost supply contracts

Metcash delivered a net loss of $152 million in 1H20.

Metcash flags $237.4m impairment following loss of 7-Eleven contract

Retail group signals an expected $15 million loss to its food pillar.

Food and liquor drive first quarter sales: Metcash

Hardware sales continue downturn due to slowing construction activity.

Woolworths in a strong position to take on Kaufland

Latest research from Roy Morgan shows shifting market share.

As diets improve, FMCG and grocery businesses offering healthier food

Industry players offering more healthy alternatives, report finds.

Metcash trialling smaller formats, corporate stores as part of five-year plan

Small format IGA stores among the impending growth initiatives.

Winds of change: Is Kaufland a cause for concern?

With the arrival of Kaufland on the Australian supermarket scene, do incumbent players need saving?

Metcash books modest earnings bump in challenging conditions

Earnings reach $95.8 million in the first half of fiscal 2019.
Opinion

Food retailers unite to rein in giant Kaufland

Metcash backs campaign to stall the entry of a new player in the local supermarket sector.

Country of Origin labels buoyed by listeria outbreak

10 frozen vegetable products recalled shows need for Country of Origin labels.

Metcash urged to sign on to Food and Grocery Code of Conduct

IGA supplier targeted in a draft review released Tuesday of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct.

Hardware boost for Metcash despite $149.5m loss

Food pillar struggles as wholesaler announces $125 million off-market buy-back.

The fatal flaw at the heart of Metcash

In refusing to renew its supply contract with Metcash, Drakes Supermarkets has revealed a fundamental flaw in the compan...

Metcash to book $352 million impairment on grocery weakness

Grocery wholesaler signals trouble on contract loss.

UBS: Coles bottoms out as shoppers look beyond price

UBS' latest shopper survey signals some big changes for the supermarket sector.

Woolworths ahead as fresh battle shapes up

New market share data is bad news for independent grocers.