More Australians are switching supermarkets to save money as cost of living increases a study conducted by Deloitte and commissioned by Aldi Australia has found. According to Aldi’s ‘Household Expenditure...

Retail trade growth to slow in December quarter Growth in retail trade is expected to soften in the lead up to Christmas, according to the AFGC CHEP Retail Index, which predicts year-on-year growth of...

Australia’s food and grocery body welcomes Government’s deregulation moves The Australian food and grocery sector is supportive of the Australian Government’s actions to reduce the regulatory burden...

The Black Swan dips brand is for sale One of Australia’s largest dips brands, Black Swan, is for sale, seven months after it was placed into receivership. The receiver, finance and risk management consultants...

The two major Australian supermarket groups, Woolworths and Coles, have been listed as the 17th and 18th largest retailers respectively by global consulting group Deloitte in its recent “Global Powers...

Retail spending is expected to be moderate over the next quarter, following a sluggish start to 2012, putting pressure on Australian retailers and manufacturers, according to the Australian Food and Grocery...

  Australian supermarket chain Woolworths has launched Speak Up, a new, externally-hosted hotline – delivered by Deloitte – for Woolworths suppliers to report trading concerns of a serious...

Waitrose is investing £6M in a fresh design concept for its food shops, to strengthen the retailer’s foodie credentials and respond to customer demand for more authoritative information about food.Waitrose,...

Consumers are demanding clearer labelling of key information, including that of country of origin, and are even willing to pay more to get it, according to research by Deloitte. Consumers are aware that...

As higher commodity prices become ‘the new normal’ rather than a temporary peak, we may see a greater impact on consumer behaviour and retailer and supplier strategies than has been apparent so...