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Many tobacco retailers would prefer not to sell tobacco

New research has revealed that one in five tobacco retailers would prefer not to sell tobacco products. Cancer Council NSW and Western Sydney University carried out the research. Together they sampled a range of tobacco retailers, including convenience stores, grocery stores and newsagents. “A further 37 per cent of retailers …

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Mamma mia! Harris Farm Markets opens biggest store

Harris Farm Markets has opened its biggest store in the country in Sydney’s Leichhardt. And it has a distinctly Italian flavour, says Harris Farm, in keeping with Leichhardt’s heritage. The new and expanded Norton Plaza address has doubled in size and showcases a “unique Italian-inspired mercato experience”. Harris Farm says …

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Harris Farm Markets calls for bag ban after Coles U-turn

Harris Farm Markets has renewed its call for a ban on single-use plastic bags after Coles pledged to give out reusable plastic bags indefinitely. “We’re really disappointed by the decision from Coles Supermarkets this morning to backflip on their plastic-bag ban and give out reusable plastic bags free of charge …

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Harris Farm Markets first major retailer to #BanTheBag

Following overwhelming customer support for the #BanTheBag campaign, Harris Farm Markets (HFM) says it is now 100 per cent plastic-bag free at registers. The family-owned grocer no longer has single-use plastic bags, instead encouraging all customers to bring their own bag or use a recycled box. HFM has long been …

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Supermarkets move away from single-use lightweight plastic shopping bags

Grocery retailers Woolworths, Coles, IGA and Harris Farm Markets announce their commitment to phasing out plastic bags. Woolworths Group will stop offering single-use lightweight plastic shopping bags across its entire store network in Australia within the next 12 months. This approach will cover all stores across the Woolworths Group nationwide, …

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Harris Farm Markets’ statewide ban campaign

Family-owned grocer Harris Farm Markets announced last week a partnership with Clean Up Australia on its campaign to reduce the use of single-use, lightweight plastic bags across its 23 stores in NSW. Firmly supporting the campaign to ban single-use plastic bags in NSW, Harris Farm Markets will donate five cents …

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