201503.03

Transcript – ABC RN Drive – Food and Grocery Code of Conduct

Monday, 2 March 2015 E&OE……………………………………………… PATRICIA KARVELAS: Joining me now is the Small Business Minister Bruce Billson, welcome to RN Drive. MINISTER BILLSON: Thank you for having me, Patricia. PATRICIA KARVELAS: Coles, Woolworths and Aldi are set to support the Code in principle. When will they actually sign up? MINISTER BILLSON: I am urging them…

201503.02

Transcript – ABC News 24 – Grocery Code, small business company tax cut, poll

Monday 2 March, 2015: Excerpts from Food and Grocery Code of Conduct doorstop played: MINISTER BILLSON: This industry led initiative recognises concerns about the pressure, particularly smaller suppliers are facing in the supply chain, to our largest supermarkets in Australia. This Code is about looking after the interests of consumers because we know if suppliers…

201503.02

Grocery Code to improve relationships between retailers, wholesalers and suppliers

Monday, 2 March 2015 The Government has moved to ensure fair and transparent commercial dealings between retailers, wholesalers and suppliers in the Australian grocery sector by creating a Food and Grocery Code of Conduct. The Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes—Food and Grocery) Regulation 2015 was prescribed as a code on Thursday 26 February 2015 and…