TESCO in the UK is in the launch phase of a discount chain, ‘Jacks’, as a competitive response to the inroads of German discounters Aldi and Lidl, writes retail strategy analyst Allen Roberts,...

AUSTRALIA’S biggest honey company and some of the country’s largest supermarkets are facing accusations of selling ‘fake honey’. Five experts look at the impact of the allegations Australia’s...

ALDI has won Canstar Blue’s Most Satisfied Customers Award in the Supermarket category for 2018. It is the fourth time ALDI has won the award in the last five years, which the supermarket says is “a...

US grocery giant Walmart is opening its own dairy processing plant supplying milk to 500 stores, and perhaps modelling a next-step pathway for Australian supermarkets. Walmart will take milk at the Indiana...

Brick and mortar supermarkets are developing new strategies to woo shoppers to engage in the physical experience of shopping in person. At the same time, shopping is a learning opportunity for giving children...

Woolworths says its online Australian food sales “continue to grow strongly” and increased by 30 per cent in its third quarter 2018 financial results when compared to its third quarter 2017 results. The...

For the first time ever Australia’s two largest supermarkets have more than 50 per cent of Australia’s fresh meat market. In a new research conducted by Roy Morgan, it was reported that ten years ago,...

Woolworths has thrown its support behind the Australian Federal Government’s new Cooperative Research Centre, established to help stop food waste. The new Fight Food Waste Cooperative Research Centre...

Coles has struck a 10-year partnership with French Baker Laurent Boillon who will supply the supermarket with private label artisan-style stone baked sourdough bread. Boillon, who was born in France, trained...

Woolworths will be removing all single-use plastic bags from its Australian stores by 20 June 2018. The 20 June ban applies to all Woolworths supermarket, BWS, Metro and Woolworths Petrol stores. More...