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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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    MTV Up! to reconnect music-lovers, fun-seekers and creatives

    New energy drink MTV Up! is now available in over 1500 Dan Murphy’s and BWS stores nationwide, after signing a deal with Woolworths Group....

    Small businesses frustrated over loan conditions

    Loan conditions are proving to be a big pain in the … world of small business. Nine out of 10 Aussie small businesses express frustration...

    ABBE Corrugated advances in e-commerce Packaging Technology

    ABBE Corrugated (ABBE) is further expanding its facility and undertaking a significant investment for the launch of its latest e-commerce packaging technology. It will be...

    Free returns and free delivery, the consumer standard

    Consumers are making it known that they are not afraid to leave an online shopping cart if the business doesn’t offer free returns or...