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Bread, wine, mind control: supermarkets could be using music to change our shopping habits
Want people to spend more? Put on some classical music. Want to sell more French wine? Play Edith Piaf. Australian-based expert Prof Adrian North says it’s ‘so weird’ retail stores aren’t exploiting the science

Melanie Tait

04, Dec, 2021 @7:00 PM

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‘Give local musicians a platform’: Australian businesses urged to shake up on-hold playlists
Qantas, Centrelink, Telstra and Optus targeted by Hold Aussie Music campaign as local musicians say they’ve been left hanging by big end of town

Kelly Burke

02, Nov, 2021 @1:25 AM

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Woolworths concerned by claims salmon certification scheme ‘may not be fit for purpose’
Supermarket ‘closely reviewing’ report that found the certification system failed to prevent a mass fish kill in Tasmania

Royce Kurmelovs

09, Sep, 2021 @9:11 AM

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Australians urged to plan ahead for Christmas shopping amid ‘dramatically bad’ global supply chain crisis
Covid shutdowns of major international ports are putting extreme pressure on retailers to fill orders and keep shelves stocked

Matilda Boseley

04, Sep, 2021 @8:00 PM

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‘Supply chain whack-a-mole’: Covid leaves some Australian supermarket shelves bare as thousands of staff isolate
Workforce deficits in NSW and Victoria disrupt distribution centres, causing widespread product shortages

Matilda Boseley

02, Sep, 2021 @5:30 PM

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Damning independent review criticises Woolworths’ push to open Dan Murphy’s in Darwin
Board says supermarket giant failed to properly engage with Indigenous groups on liquor store planned near three dry Aboriginal communities

Ben Butler

09, Jun, 2021 @7:01 AM

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Woolworths pulls pin on Dan Murphy’s store in Darwin near three dry Aboriginal communities
Controversial plans axed after review finds company failed to consult enough with Indigenous communities

Lorena Allam and Ben Butler

29, Apr, 2021 @2:22 AM

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New Australia Post chief named day before Christine Holgate fronts Senate inquiry
Timing of government appointment of Woolworths supply chain head Paul Graham criticised as ‘inappropriate’ and ‘provocative’

Amy Remeikis

12, Apr, 2021 @4:03 AM

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Crown among big companies given more than $90m by government to employ Aboriginal people
Greens senator Lidia Thorpe accuses the Coalition of using the strategy for alleviating disadvantage as a ‘slush fund’ for ‘their big donor mates’

Lorena Allam and Ben Butler

04, Apr, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Coles shuns coal: supermarket giant vows to source all its electricity from renewables by 2025
Australian climate campaigners hail decision: ‘An announcement like this changes the national story’

Graham Readfearn

19, Mar, 2021 @1:01 AM

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Call for Reconciliation Australia to pull Woolworths support over Darwin Dan Murphy's
Indigenous leaders want retailer held accountable over planned alcohol store near three dry communities

Lorena Allam

22, Feb, 2021 @1:01 PM

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Woolworths is forging on with its Dan Murphy's plan for Darwin. That makes me angry | Thomas Mayor for IndigenousX
NT communities such as Bagot choose to be dry – and despite its approval, they choose to oppose the alcohol superstore

Thomas Mayor for IndigenousX

28, Dec, 2020 @11:47 PM

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