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Kaufland

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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 s...

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.

Woolworths in a strong position to take on Kaufland

Latest research from Roy Morgan shows shifting market share.

Major leadership reshuffle as Kaufland and Lidl CEOs resign suddenly

The two German discount giants are currently without long-term leadership.

Grocery giants face the music

Coles and Woolworths face an onslaught of international competitors with brand-new gameplans.

Three Kaufland sites approved in Victoria

Kaufland to build three stores and Australia’s largest distribution centre.

Winds of change: Is Kaufland a cause for concern?

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

Kaufland pulls Unilever products from shelves in price spat

Kaufland said its decision was prompted by price increases.

Food retailers unite to rein in giant Kaufland

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

Industry group steps up campaign against Kaufland

Industry group protests the arrival of the German hypermarket to Australia.

Kaufland adds $60m capital ahead of Australian store roll-out

How the “German version of Costco” could spend the windfall.

Kaufland Australia amps up recruitment

Successful Area Managers will spend 14 months in Europe learning to speak German fluently.