Aldi has come out on top in Roy Morgan Research’s latest Customer Satisfaction Awards. Each month, Roy Morgan Research measures customer satisfaction in a variety of different areas. For August 2016,...

Parent company of Coles supermarkets, Wesfarmers, has announced its 2016 financial year results. For the 12 months ended 30 June 2016, Wesfarmers achieved a net profit of AUD $407 million, a fall of 83...

The push into the convenience store sector by Australian supermarkets continues with Coles launching a new convenience brand ready to take on the likes of 7-Eleven and local milk bars. According to The...

The Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has announced it is phasing out its own inspectors examining fresh food imports pre-shipment to Australia. The overseas inspection regime will...

Coles has been forced to establish an alternative distribution measure for perishable items sold in its Victorian and Tasmania supermarkets whilst employees at its usual Distribution Centre go on strike. According...

Wesfarmers’ First Choice Liquor chain has introduced a home delivery service. It is the first major alcohol chain in Australia to do so. First Choice Liquor will offer its delivery service 9am – 9pm,...

The reputation ranking of Australia’s biggest food companies were yesterday revealed in AMR’s 2016 Corporate Reputation Index. AMR is an Australian based research consultancy. Its annual Corporate...

Managing Director, John Durkan, has attributed Coles’ ongoing sales growth to the supermarket group’s ‘every day’ low prices strategy. Parent company Wesfarmers, revealed late last week that Coles...

Wesfarmers has completed its acquisition of UK hardware chain Homebase.   Wesfarmers Managing Director Richard Goyder said the acquisition now adds 15, 000 new employees in the UK and Ireland to the...

Wesfarmers has attributed its latest successful half-yearly results to a strategic emphasis on customer service, good value and improved product ranges in its Coles supermarkets and other retail stores.   The...