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    A watershed release for sport drinks

    Mizone Sport is claimed to be the first better-for-you sports drink to hit Australian shelves. The new range is aimed at reframing the way consumers...

    US studies highlight ways to lift sales of healthier snacks

    Two separate case studies in the US offer insights into how retailers can increase sales of better-for-you snacks in convenience stores. The studies were developed...

    ACCC fuel-industry monitoring extended to wholesale prices

    The ACCC’s monitoring role will be expanded to include an examination of wholesale petrol prices in Australia, following a federal Treasury directive to the...

    Liberal Victoria shows commitment to tackling crime

    Victorian and Opposition Leader Matthew Guy spent time in convenience stores late at night last week to get a first-hand look at their operations...

    Weekly petrol prices

    The average price of unleaded petrol in Australia increased to 138¢ a litre nationally in the week ending January 21, according to the Australian...

    7-Eleven satisfies and collects service-stations award

    7-Eleven Australia has won Canstar Blue’s 2018 Most Satisfied Customers – Service Stations award, scoring five stars on five out of seven measures, including...

    Weekly petrol prices

    The average price of unleaded petrol in Australia fell to 125.9¢ a litre nationally in the week ending October 13, according to the Australian...

    Mount Franklin launches canned sparkling water

    Water brand Mount Franklin is extending its Lightly Sparkling offer in time for summer, with the launch of Mount Franklin Lightly Sparkling Hint of...

    New board members for The Distributors

    The Distributors has announced the appointment of Bruce Spiteri and Craig Bain and the election of Stewart Robertson to its board. A change to The...

    Convenience worldwide: Waitrose opens convenience store in Dubai

    UK retailer Waitrose has opened a new small-format shop in Dubai as it continues its partnership with Fine Fare Food Market (FFFM). The store is...

    Convenience worldwide: Sainsbury’s helps disabled drivers refuel

    UK retailer Sainsbury’s has launched an app with not-for-profit organisation fuelService to enable drivers to pre-book assistance when refuelling their cars at a Sainsbury's...

    7-Eleven and Active Display double winners at POPAI awards

    7-Eleven Australia and its point-of-sale supplier, Active Display, were recognised with two awards at last week’s POPAI Marketing at Retail Awards. The awards recognise best...

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