How to buy an Australian supermarket market
A simple guide to buying and selling Australian supermarkets in 2017 article The big five supermarkets are now in Australia and are often compared to the iconic Australian supermarket.
Here are the five biggest markets and how to shop in them: Australian supermarket market in 2017 The Big Five Australian supermarkets: 1.
Hawker Beechworth – $1.1 billion (20.5 per cent) Hawker Beehive is the nation’s largest supermarket chain and the largest independent retailer in the country.
Hawkers Beehives main supermarket is located in the Sydney CBD and sells more than 100,000 products including produce, fresh meat, dairy products, meats and cheese, dried fruit and cereals.
It also has its own supermarket in Sydney’s northern suburbs, The Gap.
A large range of fresh and frozen products is sold on the Hawkerbeehive shelves, including vegetables, fruit, dried meat and eggs.
Its farmers market has a full menu of products, including organic products, meat, eggs, fruit and dairy products.
Woolworths – $9.8 billion (25.3 per cent )The biggest supermarket chain in Australia, Woolworth is owned by the Australian Woolworth group.
Woolworths main supermarket, in the Melbourne CBD, is a hub for its regional distribution network, with its main distribution centre in Sydney and Brisbane.
There are also three regional branches in the ACT.
Coles – $2.7 billion (21.7 per cent))Coles is the world’s largest retailer of food, and one of the biggest Australian retailers.
The supermarket chain operates stores in Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Melbourne.
You can buy your groceries from its grocery store or online, or at one of its outlets.
Aldi – $7.1 bn (18.8 per cent ))Aldi is Australia’s second largest supermarket group, and the third largest private enterprise.
With more than 15,000 stores across the country, Aldi is the second-largest food retailer in Australia.
FoodWorks – $5.9 billion (14.4 per cent), or $1 billion more than Woolworth (12.7 bn)FoodWorks is a large, vertically integrated food service company with more than 1,400 stores in Australia (including 7,000 in Sydney).
Its stores have a large selection of prepared food, including bakery products, frozen desserts and other prepared food products.
FoodWorks also operates the Woolworth Food Network, which has more than 10,000 outlets in Australia with a network of more than 50,000 members.