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    Food firms count down to health claims regime

    Food manufacturers that wish to make certain claims on food labels and in advertisements have just six months left to make changes to their...

    Are convenience retailers the next shopper revolution?

    With shopper habits evolving rapidly, the convenience format can take advantage by offering solutions that fit with changing lives.  Filling up at the service station...

    Why 7-Eleven is Australia’s second largest private company

    The ever-rising urban population across the world is fuelling growth in the number of high-price, low-volume convenience stores. The UN estimates that 36 million people...

    Big and bold, and truckies love it too

    A major Coles Express anchors a motorway service centre on the M1 at Nudgee, Queensland. David Burton. Families, tradies and truckies are just some of the...

    BP sells bitumen business

    In further changes to Australia's traditional refiners and their specialised business segments, BP has signed a sales and purchase agreement with Puma Energy to...

    Shoppers find petrol offers less relevant

    This ‘new age of supermarket retailing’ started in December 2013 when the Australian Consumer and Competition Commission accepted voluntary enforceable undertakings from Coles and...

    Shell Helix partners with Team Penske

    At the start of this year, V8 Supercar Championship series unit Team Penske unveiled a significant sponsorship partnership with Shell Helix. The Shell brand,...

    Malaysia’s Petronas uses F1 to enhance fuels and lubricants

    Following the announcement of revolutionary regulation changes for the 2014 Formula 1 season, Petronas spent more than three years working closely with Mercedes to...

    Motorsport and shopper dockets are chalk and cheese aspects of the fuel industry.

    by David Burton. There is a motorsport theme running through the Fuel News pages in this issue. Lewis Hamilton recently took the checkered flag in...

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    Support for Least Cost Routing needed

    The Fairer Merchant Fees Alliance has welcomed the Federal Government and Reserve Bank of Australia’s strong support for the rapid introduction of a fairer...

    NRA welcomes rent relief measures

    MEDIA RELEASE 3 July 2020 The National Retail Association (NRA) has welcomed the ACCC announcement proposing to grant authorisation for NRA members to engage in information...

    COVID-19: Retail job skills changed forever during the pandemic

    Media Release 2 July, 2020 According to Karen Edbrooke, founder of Big Girls Don’t Cry Anymore (Big Girls), the future of retail has changed forever. “We...

    Alibaba and Unilever join forces

    Alibaba Cloud, the digital technology and intelligence “backbone” of Alibaba Group, has partnered with Unilever. The “pioneering strategic initiative” will enable Unilever to action...