Dave Chambers (CEO – Woolworths Supermarkets) has been reported in the media as stating that Woolworths is investing $65m over the next 12 months to upgrade its fleet of shopping trolleys; fix rusty shelves and holes in floors; improve lighting/signage; and remove store entrance gates to open up the front of its stores to make them appear […]
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Frito-Lay, the company which manufactures Doritos in U.S. has partnered with the ‘It Gets Better Project’ to launch the new, limited-edition Doritos Rainbows corn chips in ‘Cool Ranch’ flavour to celebrate and support the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. Doritos Rainbows is only available to U.S. consumers who donate US$10 or more […]
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Nutella is running a promotion from 14 September 2015 until 25 October 2015 where you can get a free personalised Nutella label (e.g. your name) to put on your Nutella jar. To redeem the gift, you need to purchase one specially marked Nutella 750gm or 1Kg product from a participating store and then visit http://www.yournutella.com.au/ […]
“Food Fight” is a partnership between Foodbank and some of Australia’s most iconic household brands. Throughout the month of August, each “Food Fight” partner have committed to providing a donation of food to help Foodbank fight hunger in Australia. The food donated will go to the 2,800 charities and 1,000 schools that Foodbank support throughout […]
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New Zealand’s Anchor Milk has gone rugby mad by releasing limited edition black milk bottles in support of New Zealand’s beloved All Blacks. Bottles have the All Blacks jersey numbers (1-15) on them so that NZ consumers can collect the whole team….. mmm, for my part, they look like bottles of engine oil…. just […]
9.30am Monday, 7 September 2015 (110 days before Christmas Day) I visited my local Coles and Woolworths stores only to be confronted with shelves filled with Christmas products. Whilst this is not entirely the fault of retailers as many manufacturers generally make Christmas stock to order (which orders are generally required to be placed […]
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Harris Farm Markets, has introduced an ‘alternative meat cuts’ range called “Curious Cuts”, which uses meat cuts not normally sold in retail outlets and is endorsed by Meat and Livestock Australia as being beneficial for meat-hungry consumers as well as for meat-producers desiring to utilise more of their animals in meat. The ‘Curious Cuts’ range […]