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‘My skin tone is not a preference’: Australian consumers are calling out beauty retailers failing to provide makeup for a diverse range of skin tones

Some customers say that Australian beauty companies still don’t offer samples and product ranges that cater to the diversity of Aussie consumers. Beauty influencers, activists and consumers say high end companies stock makeup for a wide range of skin tones but more affordable retailers like Coles and Woolworths don’t. “Accessibility […]
‘My skin tone is not a preference’: Australian consumers are calling out beauty retailers failing to provide makeup for a diverse range of skin tones
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Jayne Hrdlicka has officially become the new CEO of Virgin Australia. Here’s who she is – and why the unions didn’t want to work with her.

Jayne Hrdlicka has become Virgin Australia’s new CEO, as the airline finally emerges from administration under new owner Bain Capital. She replaces Paul Scurrah after reported disputes between him and Bain over the airlines future direction. Hrdlicka previously served as CEO of Jetstar and A2 Milk, and remains the chair […]
Jayne Hrdlicka has officially become the new CEO of Virgin Australia. Here’s who she is – and why the unions didn’t want to work with her.
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‘Craig Kelly can shove it up his clacker’: The solar industry is cheering on Woolies’ 100% renewable energy commitment, as business takes the lead on clean power

Woolworths Group has committed to being entirely powered by renewable energy by 2025, joining the other 13 Australian companies to sign the RE100 Initiative. With Woolies consuming around 1% of all energy in Australia, it marks a major transition by business away from fossil fuels. The solar industry said it […]
‘Craig Kelly can shove it up his clacker’: The solar industry is cheering on Woolies’ 100% renewable energy commitment, as business takes the lead on clean power
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Aussie plant-based meat company v2food just inked a huge deal with Woolworths to supply its mince and burgers to more than 600 stores

More than 600 Woolworths stores will stock plant-based mince and burgers from v2food. v2food was created together with the CSIRO and Jack Cowin’s Competitive Foods Australia – the group behind Hungry Jack’s. It comes after v2food launched in Drakes supermarkets in Queensland and South Australia. Visit Business Insider Australia’s homepage […]
Aussie plant-based meat company v2food just inked a huge deal with Woolworths to supply its mince and burgers to more than 600 stores
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Woolworths landed a $1 million fine for breaching spamming laws. It’s the biggest penalty ever issued by the communications regulator.

Woolworths has paid a record $1,003,800 fine for breaching spamming laws. The supermarket breached the Spam Act 2003 after continuing to send marketing emails to people who had unsubscribed from them. It’s the biggest infringement penalty the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has ever given. Visit Business Insider Australia’s […]
Woolworths landed a $1 million fine for breaching spamming laws. It’s the biggest penalty ever issued by the communications regulator.
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Toilet paper restrictions are back at all Woolworths and Coles stores, following a surge in demand and a spike in COVID-19 cases in Victoria

Woolworths and Coles have reinstated toilet paper restrictions across Australia. It comes after Woolworths and Coles reintroduced broader purchase restrictions in Victoria. The announcement comes following a spike in COVID-19 infections in the state. Woolworths said it said it experienced “significantly elevated demand” in the last 24 hours. Visit Business […]
Toilet paper restrictions are back at all Woolworths and Coles stores, following a surge in demand and a spike in COVID-19 cases in Victoria