Kaufland Archives - Inside Retail

The fallout from Kaufland’s exit: What it means for the Australian market

Contributor Andy Kirk reflects on Kaufland’s surprise exit from Australia, and what it means for the local supermarket sector moving forward.

Chasing too much, too soon sank Kaufland

Why the German retailer was willing to cut its losses rather than press on.

Where did it all go wrong for Kaufland?

Staff, suppliers and landlords left reeling after the sudden exit of German discounter Kaufland.

Retail property news

Kaufland expands in SA, Leedwell buys Victorian centres, Camp Hill launches phase 2.

Kaufland gets to work on first SA store, with planning approved for another

Kaufland Australia commences construction of its first South Australia store in Prospect.

Kaufland confirms two more sites for Victoria

Kaufland confirms a further nine sites under review.

Kaufland acquires third Queensland site

Kaufland Australia presses forward with its Australian expansion.

Kaufland turns sod on new distribution centre

German grocery giant kicks off construction of a state-of-the-art DC in Melbourne.

Richard Umbers returns to supermarket roots at Kaufland

Former Myer CEO has a new job with the German hypermarket.

Discounters outpaced by new entrants

Retailers weakened by Costco face now face even larger threats.