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NZ supermarkets lift wages during coronavirus outbreak

Countdown, Foodstuffs offer pay raise to those working through lockdown.

How Countdown will change in lockdown

Supermarket details the changes coming to stores amid lockdown.

Retailers see dramatic spike in spending pre-lockdown: Paymark

Spending at supermarkets rose 157 per cent on Monday.

Retailers react to online price gouging, panic buying

Trade Me enacts new emergency policy, and Countdown urges shoppers to be thoughtful.

Countdown testing ten weeks without plastic produce bags

Three of the chain’s stores will see more than a tonne of plastic removed over the test period.

Costco launches online in Australia ahead of first store opening in NZ

Retail giant offering wide of products, with plans to add fresh food at a later date.

The end of the checkout signals a dire future for those without the right skills

In the coming decade we might see radically larger numbers of jobs lost to automation.

New World launches new-look supermarket

New World Pukekohe aims to inspire and redefine the chain’s customer experience.

What the first Amazon grocery store means for established retailers

Supermarkets are scrambling to keep up with Amazon’s bold moves.

Foodstuffs partners with data insights firm to grow digital offer

UK data firm Dunnhumby to assist with data strategy and analytics.

Countdown cuts off kids’ access to energy drinks

Supermarket takes aim at childhood obesity in New Zealand.

Pinterest opening local office to cater to ANZ brands

The social platform is seeking to better service local brands and users.