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Australia supermarket pricing probe launched by competition regulator

A second investigation into the pricing and competition practices of Australian supermarkets has been launched. The Australian Competition & Consumer…

Aussie grocers hit back after pricing probe announced

Australia’s two largest supermarket groups, Woolworths and Coles, have defended their pricing strategies after it was announced the country’s parliament…

Australia’s parliament to probe supermarket pricing

Australia’s parliament is to hold an inquiry into what one main political party believes is price-gouging, or profiteering, by the…

Australia regulator delays decision on Coles buying Saputo milk plants

Australia’s competition regulator has pushed back a ruling on local supermarket Coles purchasing two milk processing facilities. The Australian Competition…

Coles move for Saputo dairy plants sparks industry “concerns”, watchdog says

Australia’s competition watchdog is to examine concerns within the dairy sector about the plan by retailer Coles to buy two…

Covid-19 food industry updates – Friday 18 September (free to read)

just-food is providing daily updates on how the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting the world's packaged food sector. *This article is…

Australian retailer Coles approved to acquire Jewel Fine Foods after B&J City Kitchen deal ruled out

Australian supermarket chain Coles has been approved by the country's competition watchdog to acquire ready-meals maker Jewel Fine Foods after…

Coles to source own-label from UK grocer Sainsbury’s

Coles, Australia's second-largest retailer, is to stock a range of own-label products supplied by Sainsbury's, one of the UK's major…

‘Nestle involved in price spat in Australia’

Nestlé is reportedly involved in a dispute over prices with Woolworths Ltd, Australia's largest food retailer. The Australian Financial Review has…

Simplot-Coles deal boost for Australian veg producers

Farmers in three Australian states are set to grow "millions of extra vegetables" to meet increased demand under a new…