Well-known Australian entrepreneur, Dick Smith, does not blame Woolworths for its decision to abandon its contract with SPC Ardmona (SPC) to seek another source for its own brand of canned tomatoes. He...

German discount supermarket chain Lidl looks to be making solid moves to enter the Australian market soon. German discount supermarket chain Lidl looks to be making solid moves to enter the Australian...

Quickly growing into a “sizable force” in the UK, the discount grocery market is a “fertile opportunity” for discounters to adapt to shopper needs, according to findings from global market research...

Discount grocery retailer Aldi is withdrawing from Greece, it was confirmed on Firday (16 July). The German retailer plans to dispose of 38 outlets in Greece and is currently in talks to sell the stores....

The latest grocery market share figures, published by TNS Worldpanel for the 12 weeks ending 5th October 2008 confirm that the growth of value-based grocery retailers continues apace. Total Grocers grew...

The latest TNS Worldpanel grocery market share figures, for the 12 weeks ending 13th July 2008 reveal that the success of the UK discounters is continuing. The discount supermarkets now account for a...

Switzerland’s largest supermarket operator, Migros, has announced a new scheme to ensure they can beat their competition on price. The plan involves paying consumers to call a hotline when they notice...