CRAWSHAW, a chain of UK butcher’s shops, has closed 35 stores and one distribution centre resulting in the loss of 350 jobs, the latest in a line of High Street retailers running aground. Administrators...

THE Waitrose & Partners Food & Drink Report 2018-19 shows how mindfulness of our wellbeing and environment are having a huge influence on the way people in the UK shop and eat today. Released...

US supermarket titan Kroger has announced its top food trend predictions for 2019, curated by its Our Brands new product developers, chefs and innovators, focusing on flexible eating styles. The Top 5...

AMERICA’S largest supermarket chain by revenue, Kroger has announced it is launching an imperfect product program called Peculiar Picks –  fruits and vegetables that don’t meet the typical retail...

SUPERMARKETS continue to treat suppliers unfairly, says a review of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct calling out a lack of good faith on behalf of the retailers to improve poor practices. Former ACCC...

Coles will remove plastic wrapping from its bananas and other fresh produce as part of a wide-ranging series of commitments to reduce food waste, landfill and plastic packaging over the next four years. Announcing...

Woolworths has had another win in the supermarket wars, taking an increased share of the total grocery market in the 12 months to December 2017. As measured by Roy Morgan Research, in the 12 months to...

The retail gorillas, Coles and Woolworths may still have 75 per cent of grocery market share, but they are in the gunsights of a horde of hunters, all using new fangled weapons developed from the base...

Woolies and Coles have around 75 per cent of FMCG sales in this country, depending on whose numbers you believe, and which categories are included. They have huge scale, from the farm gate through the...

Woolworths has announced a comparable food sales growth of 4.9 per cent in the first three months of the 2018 financial year. The supermarket giant said its sales in the 14 weeks to October 1 2017 totalled...