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Woolworths Holdings, the South African owner of David Jones in Australia, has announced that it is to close stores and focus its efforts on expanding its forecourt partnership with BP.

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IGA in Australia has teamed up with logistics provider DoorDash to offer grocery delivery from 100 of its supermarkets. Over 1,600 SKU's available within 45 minutes DoorDash will help IGA ramp up its online grocery delivery business that it fast-tracked to market last year due to the global pandemic. The partnership means that stores in Melboure, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Cairns, T...
Half year results season in Australia is out of the way, with both Woolworths and Coles having released their HY performance reports over the last two weeks. As the attention swings towards H2 and the rest of 2021, we believe that there are five major trends that will shape the Australian grocery market as we cycle out of the pandemic... 1. Acceleration of online grocery Over the past few y...
Woolworths Group has reported half year sales up 10.6% to AU$35,845m and EBIT up 10.5% to AU$2,092m for the period ending 3 Jaunuary 2021. Strong growth was seen across all businesses, except hotels, with online sales growing across the group by an impressive 78%. Australian Food sales up 10.6% to AU$23,449m Strong sales growth was seen through the half, slowing marginally in Q2. LFL sales ...


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The latest retailer results, our forecasts for how the market will grow over the next few years, plus five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Australia in 2021.


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