Contributor Andy Kirk reflects on Kaufland’s surprise exit from Australia, and what it means for the local supermarket sector moving forward.
Why the German retailer was willing to cut its losses rather than press on.
Staff, suppliers and landlords left reeling after the sudden exit of German discounter Kaufland.
Kaufland expands in SA, Leedwell buys Victorian centres, Camp Hill launches phase 2.
Kaufland Australia commences construction of its first South Australia store in Prospect.
Kaufland confirms a further nine sites under review.
Kaufland Australia presses forward with its Australian expansion.
German grocery giant kicks off construction of a state-of-the-art DC in Melbourne.
Former Myer CEO has a new job with the German hypermarket.
Retailers weakened by Costco face now face even larger threats.