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Australian food and beverage producers can now apply for financial support from the Coles Nurture Fund to help them innovate and grow. Coles has opened a new round of the Coles Nurture Fund to provide grants of up to $500,000 for small businesses to develop new market-leading products, processes and

In 2014 Gisele Mesnage, a blind woman, sued Coles over the poor accessibility of its website. The supermarket giant settled, agreeing to make its digital assets more accessible, later admitting “we didn’t have accessibility in our DNA”. Last week Coles collected the award for corporate website of the year at

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Supermarket giant Coles has adopted supply chain management and core finance and procurement platforms from SAP, and outlined its future investments in a global trade platform.  As part of its wider ongoing digital transformation program, the new platforms are designed to improve product availability for customers while enabling efficiencies in

Supply chain projects underway at supermarket giant Coles are expected to have a transformative impact on the retailer’s operations as they come online over the next five years. But in the short term, Coles is expanding its partnership with UberEats, launching its own subscription delivery program and bringing wearables into

After signing a series of strategic agreements with SAP, Ocado, Optus and Microsoft to improve its digital capabilities, Coles has tapped Accenture to help bring it all together. Coles, which was spun off from Wesfarmers last year, has signed a long term strategic partnership with Accenture to support the rollout

Coles is putting in place a cloud and data strategy which will allow it to implement AI across many facets of its business, including its supply chain and physical stores, to help drive innovation. The supermarket giant has signed a long-term strategic partnership with Microsoft, utilising its Azure cloud technology

Coles has selected advanced robotics technology and a new suite of software to help improve profit margin for its ecommerce sales and double the number of home deliveries it can make. The supermarket has announced its has entered an exclusive partnership with British supermarket and solution provider, Ocado, to deploy

Coles has signed a multi-year partnership with Optus Business encompassing digital network and telecommunications services. The companies say he deal will provide a range of benefits to to the supermarket’s customers and team members. The strategic alliance delivers high capacity fibre services across Coles’ retail, distribution and support centres nationally.

Coles has selected three SAP products to help transform its digital operations across procurement, human resources (HR) and its business processes. The supermarket giant is implementing intelligent enterprise resource planning (ERP) with SAP S/4HANA, along with SAP Ariba for procurement and SAP SuccessFactors streamline and automate its HR operations. Sign

After almost two decades dabbling in ecommerce, buying groceries online is now a $1 billion business for both Coles and Woolworths. But even with the supermarket giants enjoying five years of double-digit growth, the sector is still underdeveloped. Online shopping represents an estimated 2.8 per cent of the $108 billion