A planning dispute has arisen over a new OTR development proposed in the South Australian suburb of Kensington Park, leaving the future of the new fuel outlet in doubt.
The confectionery segment is facing upheaval around the world in response to Sugar Tax fears, but Australian P&C is still going strong.
The notion of a sugar tax is extremely unpopular within the FMCG industry, but industry experts say a levy on sweetened drinks would drive beverages producers to innovate healthier alternatives.
Metcash has finally named a new group CEO, announcing former Tesco Express director Jeff Adams will lead the company, starting December this year
One of the most important aspects of running a service station is the safety of staff, and in such a unique retail environment, the kinds of crimes encountered are also unique. The ‘drive-off’, or petrol theft, costs the industry around $66 million every year.
BP Australia will donate a portion of the next week’s-worth of fuel sales to the McGrath Foundation, in support of the Breast Care Nurses who care for thousands of families around the nation that are affected by breast cancer.
Former Coles Express executive Richard Pearson will join Caltex Australia as part of the company’s “Freedom of Convenience” strategy.
Small businesses are reminded to prepare for a ban on excessive card transaction surcharges, due to come into effect in September this year.
March quarter petrol prices rose to an average of 129.1 cents per litre, heading towards the last peak of 133.2 cents in September 2015.
The company formerly known as Frucor Australia, which announced a name change earlier this week, has indicated no new plans to export Australian brands, however a domestic NPD launch is currently in the wings for release later in the year.
Brick and mortar C-store owners looking for a way to join the digital revolution will have an easier way to target customers with mobile advertising, thanks to the launch of a local geofencing service.
Aldi Australia this week has given an update on plans to expand its store network, providing a list of eagerly anticipated openings coming in locations across the Eastern seaboard, South Australia and Western Australia.