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Supermarkets: An unlikely love story

Australian consumers haven’t had a lot of loyalty when it comes to where they buy their groceries, but that might be changing.

How COVID-19 has permanently changed our supermarkets

The rise of micro DCs and social distancing in stores are likely to be lasting changes.

How supermarkets are winning hearts and minds

It could be said that prior to coronavirus, there wasn’t a lot of love or loyalty for Australia’s major supermarkets.

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