Australia’s ASX-listed grocery wholesaler Metcash has reported a 20 per cent increase in profit after tax for the six months ended 31 October 2015.   The company has however said that whilst improvements...

Two of Australia’s major independent supermarket retail groups, IGA Foodland and IGA Ritchies have each announced their own independent expansion plans.   IGA Foodland says it will be opening 22...

Blackmores announces strong first half Dietary supplement manufacturer Blackmores Ltd (Blackmores) has announced a strong close to Group sales of $206 million for the first half ended 31 December 2014,...

Australian pasta manufacturers Vetta Pasta have launched a new ‘healthier’ pasta range called Smart Pasta. The new Smart Pasta range includes two pasta options: ‘High Protein Low Carb’ and ‘Cholesterol...

Australia’s supermarket industry faces losing up to 40,000 jobs if the grocery war continues, according to Ritchies CEO Fred Harrison. “Continued hacking away at prices by Coles to gain a market advantage...

Australia’s first smart supermarket trolley, VIP Trolley, will roll out at supermarket chain Ritchie’s head office store in Carrum Downs on February 1, adding to the two stores already equipped...