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Woolworths Phases Out Plastic Bags

Woolies and Coles Ban Plastic Bags

On Friday, Australian supermarket giants Woolworths and Coles announced it will no longer offer single-use lightweight plastic shopping bags across its entire store networks in Australia, which has been met with praise from environmental bodies.

Bellamay Trading Halt Blow suspension chinese licence

Bellamy Gets Another Blow

Australian infant milk maker and online retailer, Bellamay, suffered its second blow this last week after the recent acquisition of its Victorian canning facility had its Chinese licence suspended.

Consumer Demand for Seamless online Shipping

Consumer Demand for Seamless Shipping

New research from Temando indicates that Australian retailers are technologically unprepared for the growing toll shipping is taking on their bottom line – as competition heats up between local retailers and the influx of international retailers like Amazon.