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Online Grocery Shopper Study Conducted by Retail Feedback Group Confirms Amazon and Walmart Outscore Food Retailers on Overall Satisfaction

Online Grocery Shopper Study Conducted by Retail Feedback Group Confirms Amazon and Walmart Outscore Food Retailers on Overall Satisfaction

The Retail Feedback Group (RFG), a leader in providing actionable stakeholder feedback, today released the 2017 U.S. Online Grocery Shopper Study. This new research found about half of online shoppers plan to purchase grocery items more often in the coming year and rate their overall satisfaction ordering food and grocery items online highest with Amazon […]

wesfarmers ranks highly in the 2017 dow jones sustainability index

wesfarmers ranks highly in the 2017 dow jones sustainability index

Wesfarmers has again scored well in the recently released annual Dow Jones Sustainability Index – 78 out of 100. It is the only Australian food and staples retailer in the index and two points off the global leader, Metro AG of Germany. Launched in 1999, the DJSI is a respected benchmark for corporate sustainability. It […]

Woolworths roll out Pick Up service across Australia for online orders

Woolworths roll out Pick Up service across Australia for online orders

Woolworths is making life easier for customers across the Country, with Pick Up now available from stores nationwide. Pick Up, previously known as Click & Collect, provides a convenient collection service for Woolworths customers. Woolworths is the first and only supermarket to provide such a service nationally with over 670 stores added as collection points […]

Cole’s Quality Foods Introduces Innovative Stuffed Bread Snack

Cole’s Quality Foods Introduces Innovative Stuffed Bread Snack

Leading frozen bread manufacturer and the original inventor of frozen garlic bread, Cole’s Quality Foods, Inc., innovates the frozen food category yet again with the introduction of Middles™, a stuffed bread that combines delicious, decadent, savory, salty and sweet flavors into one revolutionary snack concept. Middles become available later this month in the freezer section […]

Showcasing the Latest Innovations in Health & Wellbeing at IFE 2017

Showcasing the Latest Innovations in Health & Wellbeing at IFE 2017

Showcasing the Latest Innovations in Health & Wellbeing at IFE 2017 Focusing on global product innovation and welcoming some of the leading buyers in the industry, The International Food & Drink Event (IFE) 2017 is both the largest show of its kind in the UK, and at the forefront of predicting future food trends. Following […]

Australian supermarkets cut beef price

Australian supermarkets cut beef price

Beef prices are dropping down in Australian supermarkets. Major grocery chains Woolworths and Coles have reduced prices of beef product up to 22 percent compared to last year, when costs were at record high. Interestingly, butchers have not yet lessened their prices. With the price drop shoppers now pay $1-$4/kg less for their beef purchase […]

Aldi to open 14 stores in Western Australia

Aldi to open 14 stores in Western Australia

German discounter supermarket Aldi has announced its plan to open 14 more stores in Western Australia during 2017. The supermarket chain would be opening its next store in Morley, followed by stores in Cockburn, Lakelands, South Fremantle, Spearwood, Banksia Grove and Secret Harbour. The remaining locations have not been revealed yet. Aldi opened 19 stores […]

Australian supermarkets to sell un-waxed apples; farmers save millions

Australian supermarkets to sell un-waxed apples; farmers save millions

In a movement hailed by growers and public alike, major Australian supermarkets, Coles and Woolworths have decided to accept un-waxed apples from suppliers, which would save millions of dollars for the apple growers. Supermarkets usually demand the fruit to be waxed to make it shiny before accepting them, which costs a great deal of time […]