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Coalition split on grocery code

Tensions within the Coalition government over the new Food and Grocery Code of Conduct regulations will be ventilated in Canberra this Friday.

The code of conduct was developed between government …
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Franchising Code – what you need to know

The new Franchising Code of Conduct came into effect at the start of this year, with implications for petroleum and convenience store operators, retailers, franchisees and franchisors.

In this article, …
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Grocery code won’t save suppliers, says former Kelloggs boss

Former Kellogg chief executive Jean-Yves Heude has warned suppliers not to rely on the grocery industry code of conduct to protect them from tough retailer tactics as the battle for …
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Grocery Code faces its critics

NOT everyone is impressed by the new Food and Grocery Industry Code of Conduct’s capacity to hold big retailers to account.

Small Business Minister Bruce Billson announced the Code’s tabling …
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New rights for food and grocery suppliers

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission today welcomed the introduction of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct, announced by the Hon Bruce Billson MP, Minister for Small Business.

The …
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Food supplier code goes ahead, but without Metcash’s signed backing

The federal government is proceeding with its proposed food industry code despite the refusal of Metcash to sign the legally-backed document.

Australian Food and Grocery Council chief Gary Dawson and …
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Tougher code of conduct for grocery retailers and wholesalers announced

After extensive consultation, the Federal Government has announced a tougher code of conduct for grocery retailers and wholesalers.

The beefed-up voluntary code has been more than a year in …
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Coles, Woolworths urged to sign grocery code of conduct
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Coles, Woolworths urged to sign grocery code of conduct

A grocery industry code of conduct aimed at curbing unfair treatment of suppliers by the major supermarket chains will be enacted within days, more than two years after talks commenced between Coles, Woolworths and the food and grocery industry.
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