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.
Western Australian company Scancam has changed the game with its anti-fuel theft and debt recovery system
Southern Coastal NSW is next in Caltex’s sights, as the company prepares to launch a sixth Foodary outlet in Bombaderry this week.
Food and beverage company Lion is looking for innovators and entrepreneurs to join a new start-up accelerator program, which launched this week.
Mr Yousaf, founder of data gathering and analysis service Kalido, said there’s a lot of room to build on the digital side of C-store sales, and that Australia is lagging behind the rest of the world.
That’s why C&I Week chose to join the Australasian Association of Convenience Stores in its annual Downunder Study Tour, which this year was held in and around the progressive capital city of Melbourne.
Amazon has not committed to opening physical stores in Australia, and it recently announced a temporary hold to the rollout of its Amazon Go convenience stores.
University students are invited to test their talent for innovation in the 2017 AACS Convenience Innovation Challenge.
BAT will soon control the world’s largest portion of the tobacco market, when it assumes full control of US company Reynolds American.