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Aussies looking to save on groceries and fuel, says CBA
4 weeks ago

Aussies looking to save on groceries and fuel, says CBA

Australia, according to new research from Commonwealth Bank, is a nation on the hunt for a bargain.

Marking the launch of Commonwealth Bank’s app-based feature for eligible customers (CommBank Rewards), …
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7-Eleven drags Metcash to $152.5m H1 loss
2 months ago

7-Eleven drags Metcash to $152.5m H1 loss

Metcash has slipped to a $152.5 million first-half loss on the back of the loss of its 7-Eleven supply contract.

The IGA supermarket supplier says sales revenue for the six …
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Metcash dives after losing major 7-Eleven supply deal
2 months ago

Metcash dives after losing major 7-Eleven supply deal

Metcash chief executive Jeff Adams said it’s too early to say if there will be redundancies at the wholesaler as he sought to downplay the loss of the majority of an $800 …
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BP & David Jones open first store delivering market-leading food and convenience offer
2 months ago

BP & David Jones open first store delivering market-leading food and convenience offer

BP and David Jones have today opened their first store in collaboration in Bayside, Melbourne, to deliver fresh, high-quality products, innovative convenience offers and shape the way Australian consumers shop …
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Woolworths, Caltex raise the bar with first co-branded store
3 months ago

Woolworths, Caltex raise the bar with first co-branded store

Woolworths and Caltex say a new chain of stores selling fresh food, groceries and fuel will raise the bar in the $8.5 billion convenience sector and change the way people …
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Woolworths set to open tiny one-aisle MetroGo store in Sydney
3 months ago

Woolworths set to open tiny one-aisle MetroGo store in Sydney

If your usual idea of a Woolworths is a large store with multitudes of aisles, a deli, and a liquor store to the left as you leave, you may need …
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On the Run scales up in South Australia with latest format
3 months ago

On the Run scales up in South Australia with latest format

On the Run (OTR), part of the Peregrine Corporation, is scaling up in its home state of South Australia and extending its footprint into two more eastern states.

The family-owned …
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Tasmanian Small Business Council comes out swinging in smoking age debate
3 months ago

Tasmanian Small Business Council comes out swinging in smoking age debate

The Tasmanian Small Business Council has criticised an international tobacco addiction expert’s support to raise the smoking age in the state to 21 years.

Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation director Ginny …
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Plastic Bag Ban for VIC from 1st November 2019
4 months ago

Plastic Bag Ban for VIC from 1st November 2019

By  •  Convenience

Local businesses are being urged to prepare ahead of the state-wide ban on lightweight plastic shopping bags. The ban will include compostable, degradable and biodegradable plastics and is due to …
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Metcash to lose part of 7-Eleven contract
4 months ago

Metcash to lose part of 7-Eleven contract

Metcash is in negotiations with one of its biggest customers, convenience chain 7-Eleven, to salvage long-term supply contracts, just weeks after losing its $270 million a year agreement with Drakes Supermarkets.


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