Woolworths is now looking for ways to capitalise on the success of social networking websites in their endeavours to improve online shopping options for their consumers. The news comes in the wake of research...

Australian consumers, in search of a way to combat spiralling food prices, may head back to the frozen food aisle, according to retail consultant ‘SRCG‘. Purchasing frozen food is a cheaper...

The first Thomas Dux store has opened in Lane Cove, NSW with another set to open in a few months. Thomas Dux, a grocer/deli with an emphasis on fresh foods, represents Woolworths latest attempt to increase...

Woolworths is set to introduce self-checkout technology into 70 of their supermarkets by the end of June, with 16 outlets already equipped with self-checkout lanes. Each of the 70 stores is likely to have...

Federal Environment Minister Peter Garrett has announced there will be no national levy adopted on plastic bags following a meeting with state and territory ministers in Melbourne today. The levy was considered...

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has called on Environment Ministers to reject calls for a national container deposit system ahead of discussions at the Environment Protection and Heritage...

The ACCC’s grocery price investigation continued in Launceston yesterday with Tasmanian farmers indicating they were not to blame for the high grocery prices. They are, however, concerned about the...

The National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) is set to give evidence to the ACCC’s grocery price inquiry today. The NFF suggest they have clear evidence that the gap between what farmers are being...

The ACCC inquiry into grocery prices will start today and will include a review of all members of the supply chain. The extent of competition in the industry is to be established at the supply, wholesale...