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Mon 8 Jun 2020

City grocers enjoy winter crops after COVID-19 changes

premium_icon City grocers enjoy winter crops after COVID-19 changes

MORE Toowoomba residents are opting to cook from home with fresh fruits and vegetables this winter, and that’s good news for Betros Bros’ Bevan Betros.

Sun 7 Jun 2020

Surprising products Target is dumping

Surprising products Target is dumping

A sale is usually a cause for celebration – but the struggling retailer’s major markdown could be a grim indicator of things to come.

Fri 5 Jun 2020

Mum’s $10 Bunnings bathroom solution

Mum’s $10 Bunnings bathroom solution

A woman has revealed the cheap “miracle” spray behind transforming years worth of grime build-up.

Best end of financial year on new cars

Best end of financial year on new cars

There are some cracking new car deals leading up to June 30 as dealers look to shed old stock, with savings of $10,000 available.

Kmart says COVID causing empty shelves

Kmart says COVID causing empty shelves

Customers are getting increasingly  impatient at Kmart's empty shelves with the discounter blaming manufacturing delays caused by coronavirus.

Change coming to Woolies’ fruit and veg

Change coming to Woolies’ fruit and veg

The supermarket giant is making a big change to how you buy your fruit and veg which it reckons could do wonders for the environment.

Thu 4 Jun 2020

Powerbeats: big sound for smaller price than Pro

premium_icon Powerbeats: big sound for smaller price than Pro

POWERBEATS are well known for big sound in a small package and the latest iteration has an even better feature – a much smaller price than its Pro counterpart.

‘I got one’: This $5 supermarket item is sparking a frenzy

‘I got one’: This $5 supermarket item is sparking a frenzy

A man has shared his excitement over nabbing this $5 limited-edition Woolworths item, with his TikTok video now going viral.

Wed 3 Jun 2020

New Aldi measure baffles shoppers

New Aldi measure baffles shoppers

A customer who bought a large stash of Aldi “Special Buys” was left confused when she got home and noticed something odd about her products.

Australia’s panic buying shame

Australia’s panic buying shame

Lockdowns are easing and supermarket shelves are fully stocked again – but research has revealed new details of our guilty hoarding habit.

Kmart hack we need to stop

Kmart hack we need to stop

It’s all the rage right now but one professional organiser believes you shouldn’t attempt it unless you want to wreak havoc on your home.

Woolies’ old-school checkout move

Woolies’ old-school checkout move

The Australian supermarket giant is going back to the future with a familiar sight returning to stores today after a 40-year absence.

Tue 2 Jun 2020

$27 Bunnings product saves you thousands

$27 Bunnings product saves you thousands

It’s a product we’ve been buying up big these last few months – and now Bunnings has a solution that will save you serious bucks.

Petrol price rise ‘a kick in the guts’

premium_icon Petrol price rise ‘a kick in the guts’

Fuel prices generally follow a one-month price cycle. And this one has come at the worst time.

Mon 1 Jun 2020

Kmart worker’s TikTok video reveals discount ‘secrets’

Kmart worker’s TikTok video reveals discount ‘secrets’

A Kmart employee has gone viral after sharing three “secrets” that will save you money when shopping in store.

Shopper spots change at Woolies checkout

Shopper spots change at Woolies checkout

The supermarket has confirmed it’s trialling a new system for self-service after a surprised shopper took to social media to ask what was happening.

Sat 30 May 2020

Big creepy change coming to supermarket check-outs

premium_icon Big creepy change coming to supermarket check-outs

An unsettling change is on the way for Woolworths shoppers, with the supermarket rolling out another measure to deter thieves at self-serve check-outs.

Fri 29 May 2020

Aldi shoppers are stunned by this cheeky $25 item

Aldi shoppers are stunned by this cheeky $25 item

Aldi has done it again – this time it has shoppers obsessing over a bargain $25 that’s usually retailed for triple the price.

Thu 28 May 2020

Coles’ limited-edition lockdown treat

Coles’ limited-edition lockdown treat

For the first and perhaps last time ever, Coles will be selling one of the most iconic cinema treats and fans are ready to “stock up”.

Aldi solves life after lockdown dilemma

Aldi solves life after lockdown dilemma

Discount supermarket Aldi is selling a $79 gadget that is set to become an increasingly common item as lockdown measures are eased.

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