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Old 09-01-2008, 03:55 PM   #1
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Our Supermarkets are Predators

Australia has more supermarkets per capita than any other country in the world and the two main players, Coles and Woolworths, control 80% of the market. This has led to very unhealthy competition policies from them, they have borrowed that word from Dr Who ---- "Exterminate!!!!!"
I hope you can play this video, it just touches the tip of the iceberg
Four Corners: The Price We Pay - Video on Demand


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Old 09-02-2008, 08:57 AM   #2
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Attie. The price gap is incredible. You may have the largest chain food store problem, but it's no stranger to us here, either. And not just in the food industry.

Do I hear boycott over there?
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