Speculation has arisen that Woolworths plans to sells its petrol station businesses. According to the Australian Financial Review, financial consultants, Morgan Stanley, have been investigating the sale...

Home-delivery grocery service, Aussie Farmers Direct, is ramping up its fight against the supermarkets by re-launching its online service, ‘The General Store’. The online store was first launched in...

A new study from Roy Morgan Research has found shopping trolley and supermarket receipt advertising is more effective on young Australians than older ones. Examining both trolley advertising and advertising...

A new joint survey from UBS and the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has found Australian supermarket suppliers are investing in new product development as a top priority. In releasing the results...

Most shoppers probably do not think twice about their shopping trolley when they enter a supermarket. That is unless it has a wonky wheel determined to make their shopping experience their worst nightmare. With...

A new report from financial services company, UBS Australia, has described Aldi as a “unstoppable force” in the Australian supermarket industry. The UBS report says that Aldi is approaching a “tipping...

Aldi Australia is phasing out cage-eggs by 2025 not-long after a 14-year-old girl gathered 100, 000 signatures to lobby the supermarket to go cage-free. Melbourne teenager, Angelina Popovski, started the...

Coles supermarkets is changing its media agency for the first time in 13 years after a competitive tender process. Since 2003, Coles has contracted Universal McCann (UM) but as of 1 July it will switch...

Woolworths has delivered in spades to shareholders in the last 20 years, but the rot had set in a decade ago.  The seeds of the rot were assisted in my view by a lack of credible competition, and management...

Pizza and other hot foods might be available at your local Woolworths one day. Woolworths is testing out new food service concepts including street foods fresh from the grill and hot meals. In a new move,...