Australians spent a massive $14.5 billion on alcohol from liquor retailers across 2016 says the latest data released by Roy Morgan Research. Almost three-quarters of this money went to supermarket-affiliated...

Coles has reported a slowdown in market growth in the first quarter of its 2017 financial year. Coles parent company, Wesfarmers, this week released its first quarter 2017 financial year results showing...

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...

Dan Murphy is blitzing its competition with a new study from Roy Morgan Research revealing 1.2 million Australians visit the store each week.   Once in a Dan Murphy’s store shoppers are not just...

Keeping things simple and focusing on productivity have been listed amongst the reasons for Coles successful first quarter financial results in the 2016 financial year.   Parent company Wesfarmers...

Chaney returns to Wesfarmers as new Chair Wesfarmers, the ASX-listed copy that owns the Coles supermarket group, has announced the appointment of Michael Chaney as its next Chairman. Previously Wesfarmers...

Coles to focus on ‘value and quality’ Australian supermarket group Coles has said Australian consumers have remained ‘value-conscious’, and that the supermarket group will continue its focus on...

Best-value bottleshops, according to Roy Morgan Research findings While the ALDI supermarket chain may not be the biggest alcohol retailer in Australia, its customers are more likely than those of other...

Liquor retailers in New South Wales have been lobbying the NSW Government to soften the NSW Government’s soon-to-be-released Responsible Promotion of Alcohol Guidelines. Liquor Stores Association (LSA)...

Liquorland, Wesfarmers’ largest alcohol chain, has permanently cut their prices in an endeavour to reposition the brand. A Liquorland spokesman told the Australian Financial Review that the price...