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7-Eleven Australia wins Canstar Award – again

7-Eleven Australia has won the Canstar Most Satisfied Customers – Service Stations Awards for the second year running. The 7-Eleven Australia team beat 10 other brands to receive the 2019 award, following its 2018 triumph. Five-star review Canstar carries out “extensive independent customer research” into the experiences of service-station customers …

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Shopping for one? Single-person households soaring

Single-person households are soaring worldwide, with important implications for the supermarket and convenience sectors, says Euromonitor. The finding comes from the global market-research company’s white paper ‘A Look at the Future of the Family’. It reveals how socioeconomic trends are rapidly transforming the traditional definition of the family. It also …

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ALNA and LRA merge to strengthen newsagents and lottery retailers

The Australian Lottery and Newsagents Association (ALNA) and the Lottery Retailers Association (LRA) have merged to become the only ACCC-authorised national body representing all newsagents, distributors and lottery retailers in every state and territory. This is expected to unite the industry and give an even stronger and broader representative to …

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