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‘Best in class’ – new Metcash distribution centre for SA

This week, Metcash began work on a ‘best in class’ distribution centre in Gepps Cross, Adelaide, to service independent retailers. The company held a ‘turning of the soil’ event (right) to celebrate the start of construction. In a statement, Metcash said the new DC would deliver “operational efficiencies” for its …

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Metcash reports ‘pleasing’ first-half results, despite challenges in grocery

Outgoing Group CEO Ian Morrice handed the reins to Jeff Adams as Metcash announced sales revenue of $7.06 billion – an increase of 7.6 per cent. Food EBIT increased 5.8 per cent to $89.4 million, reflecting positive earnings from the convenience business, compared with an operating loss of $4.3m in …

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Former Tesco executive to lead Metcash

Jeff Adams will succeed Ian Morrice as Metcash Group CEO, bringing more than 20 years of experience in retail and wholesale industries with Tesco PLC to the role. The accomplished executive has held a number of senior positions with Tesco PLC, including CEO of Tesco Kipa (Turkey), CEO of Tesco …

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