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Woolworths is an Australian chain of supermarkets and grocery stores owned by Woolworths Group. Founded in 1924, Woolworths along with Coles forms a near-duopoly of Australian supermarkets, accounting for about 80% of the Australian market.
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Coles, Woolworths to put limit on number of customers allowed in-storeThe supermarket giants will begin restricting the number of customers allowed in-store at one time, as they prepare for their annual Easter rush.
Woolworths hiring 20,000 workers to cope with coronavirus buying demandSupermarket giant Woolworths is creating 20,000 new jobs to meet unprecedented demand but there's a growing list of companies shutting their doors and standing down staff.
'It's un-Australian, and it must stop': Scott Morrison tells Australians to cease panic buyingAldi, Coles, IGA and Woolworths are asking customers to be considerate of each other and staff, as Scott Morrison calls on Australians to stop panic buying.
COVID-19: Woolworths to offer care packages to elderly and people with disabilityWoolworths is set to start offering care packages to people who are struggling to buy the essentials during the COVID-19 outbreak - including the elderly and people with disability.
Woolworths says it's reserving one hour for elderly customers amid COVID-19 outbreak
Woolworths to offer care packages to vulnerable people who cannot leave home amid panic-buyingWoolworths is set to start offering care packages to people who are struggling to buy the essentials during the COVD-19 outbreak - including the elderly and people with disabilities.
Woolworths to hold daily elderly and disability-only shopping hour amid panic buyingWoolworths will hold a dedicated shopping hour for the elderly and people with disabilities who've missed out on food and other goods due to panic buying.
Elderly and disabled to get dedicated shopping hours at Woolworths, online delivery suspendedVulnerable members of the community have been left exposed as shoppers strip dry the nation's supermarket shelves.
Woolies to hold elderly-only shopping hourWoolworths will hold a dedicated shopping hour for the elderly and people with disabilities who've missed out on food and other goods due to panic buying.
Woolworths pledges to support its casual workers who are disadvantaged by coronavirusWoolworths says its 55,000 casuals won't be disadvantaged if they have to deal with the coronavirus.
Two women charged after Woolworths toilet paper fightTwo women will face a NSW court after a fight over toilet paper in a Sydney supermarket.
Toilet paper scuffle breaks out at Woolworths as coronavirus panic continuesCoronavirus panic has seen a scuffle break out in Sydney between shoppers desperate to secure packets of toilet paper.
Fight in Sydney Woolworths as tensions flare over toilet paperA shopper has filmed a physical altercation between three women at a Woolworths store in Chullora, in an apparent feud over toilet paper.
Woolworths shoppers trade blows over toilet paper as coronavirus panic continuesThe panic surrounding coronavirus has seen shoppers break out in a fight in a desperate bid to secure packets of toilet paper.
Woolworths puts buying limit on toilet paper amid coronavirus panicShoppers hoping to stock up on toilet paper due to fears of an impending coronavirus pandemic will now be limited to four packs per person, Woolworths has announced.
Scott Morrison consults supermarkets over coronavirus panic buyingColes and Woolworths are attempting to restock shelves as people worried about coronavirus buy up.
Supermarket giant Woolworths underpaid workers by up to $300 millionSupermarket giant Woolworths says it underpaid 5,700 staff by as much as $300 million over nine years.
Coles and Woolworths in plastic toy promo warsColes is launching its latest range of plastic trinkets - available at the checkout, while Woolworths says its new plastic Lion King toys are recyclable.
Coles relaunches plastic check-out toysColes is preparing to launch its latest range of plastic kiddies' trinkets, as Woolworths promises a fully-recyclable range of paper-based collectibles.
Woolies candle recalled over fire hazardWoolworths is recalling a Christmas-themed candle because it poses a fire hazard.
Milk sold in Coles, Woolworths and IGA recalled over contamination fearsShoppers are being warned to check their milk following a recall of eight varieties sold in Victoria and NSW amid fears they may contain cleaning solution.