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Shoppers tired and frustrated amid ‘intense’ Delta strain pressure, says Woolworths boss

Sydney Morning Herald 17 Sep 2021
The head of Australia’s largest supermarket chain has said shoppers in Melbourne and Sydney are tired and worn out ....

Australian project monitoring avocado quality to ensure it is meeting consumer expectations

Fresh Plaza 06 Sep 2021
Applied Horticultural Research (AHR) started sampling fruit in May 2020 and has since sampled more than 6,000 avocados ... This could be in the form of bruising or flesh rot, for example. The fruit is collected at the retail level from supermarkets, independent and specialty retailers in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide over three years.

Thousands of shoppers at busy Coles and Woolworths supermarkets are faced with EMPTY shelves as ...

The Daily Mail 05 Sep 2021
Supermarket shelves have been left bare across Greater Sydney on Sunday as the city's Covid crisis continues to worsen ... Supermarket shelves have been left bare across Greater Sydney on Sunday as the city's Covid crisis continues to worsen (pictured, a Sydney Woolworths store).

Blue-tongue lizards are resistant to red-bellied black snake venom, Australian study finds

The Observer 05 Sep 2021
Blue-tongue lizards have developed a resistance to the venom of the red-bellied black snake, according to new research ... Snake shocks Sydney shoppers by slithering along supermarket spice shelf. Read more ... “There’s something in the blood that’s … intercepting the toxins before it can cause its deadly action,” Fry said ... Dragon slayer ... Read more ... .

‘Supply chain whack-a-mole’: Covid leaves some Australian supermarket shelves bare as thousands of staff isolate

The Observer 03 Sep 2021
Sydney coronavirus toilet paper stoush ... The Sydney outbreak, in particular, has necessitated a major overhaul of Coles’ distribution strategy ... NSW Health recently stopped listing, or issuing blanket isolation orders for, every low-risk exposure site in greater Sydney, which often included supermarkets.

Man shot dead by cops after injuring multiple people in New Zealand mall

New York Post 03 Sep 2021
More On. new zealand ... New Zealand police officers shot and killed a man who injured several people in an apparent attack at an Auckland mall supermarket, according to local reports. “Police can confirm that a man has entered a New Lynn supermarket and injured multiple people,” police said in a statement to the Sydney Morning Herald ... .

Why Covid-19 continues to surge in locked-down western Sydney as case numbers remain low everywhere else

The Daily Mail 02 Sep 2021
Covid infection rates are continuing to soar in western Sydney as suburbs north of the harbour enjoy days of zero active cases ... In May 2021, a month before Sydney went into lockdown, 37.3 per cent of professionals on the North Shore were already working from home or were able to ... NORTH SYDNEY AND HORNSBY ... SYDNEY SOUTH-WEST.

‘I dismiss the charges’: Mask breach accused’s court outburst

The Daily Telegraph Australia 01 Sep 2021
A man charged with not wearing a face mask when he visited a supermarket, has told a Sydney court that he had the right to dismiss the charges against himself ....

Salt substitute 'could prevent thousands of strokes and heart attacks', research suggests

The Daily Mail 30 Aug 2021
Salt supplements containing potassium are already available on UK supermarket shelves and in China, where the study took place, costing around £1.22 per kg compared to 78p for normal salt ... Professor Bruce Neal, of the George Institute for Global Health in Sydney, who led the study, said in comments carried by the Times.

Salt substitute ‘could prevent thousands of strokes and heart attacks’

Belfast Telegraph 30 Aug 2021
SSaSS ... Professor Bruce Neal, of the George Institute for Global Health in Sydney, who led the study, said in comments carried by the Times. “If you were to replace all of the salt on the supermarket shelves (in the UK) with salt substitutes, you would prevent thousands of strokes and heart attacks every year – that’s quite safe to say.” ... Most Read ... .

Sydney records 1,029 Covid cases overnight and three unvaccinated people die as Gladys Berejiklian says ...

The Daily Mail 26 Aug 2021
Pedestrians are pictured out and about in Sydney as the city endures its ninth week of lockdown restrictions ... Pictured is a supermarket at Westfield East Gardens, located in one of the 12 Sydney Covid hotspot LGAs. Funerals services will be permitted in the 12 Sydney Covid-ravaged ...

Enormous shopping centre on alert for three straight days after discovery of a Covid-infected worker ...

The Daily Mail 25 Aug 2021
Shoppers and staff at Broadway Shopping Centre in Sydney's inner city ... The alarming exposure in the heart of Sydney comes as a dozen other venues in regional New South Wales were also flagged as exposure sites on Wednesday, including pharmacies, supermarkets and petrol stations.

Delta's dividing lines: Furious Sydneysiders lash out at 'ridiculous' lockdown rule that bans them from ...

The Daily Mail 25 Aug 2021
Bayside is one of Sydney's 12 LGAs of concern, meaning anyone who enters must have a permit to do so from August 28 ... The Westfield is one of the biggest in NSW and regularly used by shoppers across Sydney's eastern and south-eastern suburbs ... Sydney records 919 new infections - the highest daily...

Woman comes face to face with snake in supermarket

Shenzhen Daily 23 Aug 2021
HELAINA ALATI was browsing the spice aisle of an Australian supermarket when she came face to face with a huge snake ... Supermarket chain Woolworths confirmed in a statement that a “slippery and rare customer was spotted in the spice aisle” Monday morning at its store in the suburb of Glenorie on Sydney’s northwest outskirts.

Woolworths, Uber Eats join hands to meet same-hour delivery demand

Metro USA 23 Aug 2021
... the Uber Eats app from the last week of August for account holders based in Sydney and Melbourne before expanding across the eastern seaboard in the following weeks, the supermarket chain said.