Retail news from Produce Plus

Important developments in the food retail arena in Australia and New Zealand, with a focus on fresh produce procurement, distribution, marketing, merchandising, and new product development.

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Woolworths launches in-store vertical farm

2022-05-13T01:34:00+01:00By

Partnership with InvertiGro will see fresh herbs grown in Metro Park Sydney Village store

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Harris Farm Markets expands into Canberra

2022-05-06T07:19:00+01:00By

Retailer’s first store in the nation’s capital to be located in Majura Park retail precinct at Canberra Airport

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New strawberries for Costa

2022-04-21T06:37:00+01:00By

Commercial trial with Driscoll’s Australia sees super sweet variety Driscoll’s Zara hit supermarket shelves

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NTUC FairPrice and Coles team up

2022-04-07T07:57:15+01:00

Partnership to give Australian products increased profile in Singapore and promote collaboration between retailers

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Woolworths opens Heathwood distribution centre

2022-04-06T06:37:27+01:00

Temperature-controlled facility will service Queensland and northern New South Wales stores

Muddy Boots Cold Chain Management in-situ

Muddy Boots upgrades cold chain solution

2022-04-04T08:07:35+01:00

Hardware advances to reduce food waste and strengthen Greenlight Quality Management portfolio

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Competition report suggests NZ grocery changes

2022-03-08T06:24:20+00:00

New Zealand Commerce Commission recommends changes to improve competition in the New Zealand retail grocery sector

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Coles launches drone delivery service

2022-03-02T01:21:48+00:00

Retailer will use drones to deliver more than 250 items to consumers in Canberra

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Origin update for New Zealand produce

2022-02-10T02:47:18+00:00

New regulations will require country of origin information to be displayed on fresh produce

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New brand for Woolworths Group

2022-02-07T02:05:18+00:00

Operator of leading Australian supermarket chain reveals new brand identity

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GGC Connect

Get connected in the world of grapes

2022-02-03T10:11:08+00:00

Global Grape Congress unites the international table grape business on 17 March 2022

Rijk Zwaan cauliflowers

‘More colour’ needed in fresh produce

2022-01-26T16:16:08+00:00

Lavender-purple cauliflowers and chocolate-brown peppers are just what the doctor ordered, says breeder Rijk Zwaan

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Join Global Grape Congress free this March

2022-01-25T14:57:06+00:00

Showcase your products and services to the right people in the international table grape business

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Covid hits Australian supply chain

2022-01-10T01:26:58+00:00

Industry calls for updated isolation requirements after retailers and distribution centres affected by surge in cases

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Australian horticulture prices increase

2021-12-09T03:26:36+00:00By

Covid-19 related disruptions see Australian shoppers pay more for homegrown fruit and vegetables