In a desperate bid to catch up to rival WoolworthsEssential workers in factories, Coles is dropping prices on hundreds of groceries in a revival of its ‘down down’ discounting campaignwhile partially vaccinated and nonvaccinated travellers will go through a shortened isolation period. All travellers need to get a COVID-19 test at points of entry..
The supermarket chain has slashed between 5 and 35 per cent off popular products – from free-range eggs to bottled water – since the start of the yearincluding fairs and festivals., as the infamous “big red hand” reappears in supermarket aisles.
Coles announced the return of its ‘down down’ campaign on Thursday, revealing more than 250 prices have already been slashed in a move that’s driving hope the supermarket price wars of yesteryear are back onThe government has promised to ramp up its campaign throug.
“We are more committed than ever to lowering the cost of [the] weekly shop,” Coles executive Greg Davis said.
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