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Supermarkets limit number of shoppers to promote social distancing

Australia’s biggest supermarkets introduce measures to control the number of shoppers in store.

SA supermarket trading hours extended

The temporary trade times will begin on March 21 and run until April 19.

Supermarkets report panic buying over coronavirus fears

Both Coles and Woolworths report increased demand for certain household items and pantry staples.

Customers more satisfied with local supermarkets: Choice

Locally produced goods and ease of parking push smaller chains ahead.

Neighbourhood centres thriving off demand for convenience

The rise of e-commerce raises the bar for convenience, study shows.

The “big two” dominate $15bn alcohol market

Hotel bottle shops struggle to cope with the loss of 240,000 customers over the 12 month period.

Do shoppers have an appetite for premium grocers?

Discount grocers continue to outperform supermarkets, but the ‘premium’ market appears ripe for exploitation

Is it all about price?

Retailers are increasingly turning to private-label products to lower costs for consumers, while simultaneously increasing margins for themselves. But that isn’t always what consumers really want.

The changing face of Australian supermarkets

Dick Smith says that the future of Aussie supermarkets is in danger – is he right or wrong?

Why plastic bag bans triggered such a huge reaction

Supermarkets need to be open about the financial aspects of plastic bags, both costs and revenues.