Woolworths will temporarily convert its Dandenong Plaza, Watergardens South and Mountain Gate supermarkets into online delivery hubs as Melbourne enters stage 4 restrictions. The stores will close to in-store customers to solely serve online grocery delivery customers until further notice. The conversions will enable Woolworths to pick and dispatch more online orders to customers in … Continue reading Woolworths converts Melbourne stores to online delivery hubs
Newly launched Co-Lab Pantry is an online retail hub offering high-end pantry staples, meals, drinks and experiences from Victoria’s most-loved restaurants, bars, cafes, brands and producers, to customers nationwide. Designed as a universal platform for consumers to access Victoria’s best food and drink items, Co-Lab Pantry stocks an extensive range from ready to heat-and-eat meals … Continue reading Melbourne’s newest food retail platform
Coles has marked two decades of online shopping in Australia, starting from a single Melbourne warehouse to become a $1 billion business leading the market in adoption of game-changing retail and logistics technology. Coles Online launched in 1999, just a few years after dial-up internet connections became widely available to Australian homes and almost a … Continue reading Coles online celebrates 20 years
Recent research by IBISWorld indicates that concerns relating to the impending entry of AmazonFresh in 2018 have been overplayed in the Australian Supermarkets and Grocery Stores industry. IBISWorld’s analysis suggests that traditional bricks-and-mortar and online grocery players will not be as severely affected by Amazon as operators in other retailing industries. “While AmazonFresh will offer … Continue reading AmazonFresh concerns overplayed by food industry – research
NSW shoppers now have an online alternative to Coles and Woolworths, with The General Store now open for business.
Supermarket giant Coles is trialling a ‘dark store’ with no customers and only employees picking stock for online customers.
Just 12% of Australian consumers use e-commerce services to order groceries online and have it delivered to their home.