Grimmer, L, 'Really disappointing': Coles slammed for launching new plastic freebies despite pledge: Interview with Matthew Elmas, The New Daily, Australia, 30 July 2021 (2021) [Media Interview]
Official URL: https://thenewdaily.com.au/finance/consumer/2021/0...
Coles has been slammed for launching new plastic freebies less than a week after pledging to axe plastic toy promotions as part of a sustainability push.
The grocery giant said it will give away a new line of reusable plastic picnicware on Thursday, less than a week after Coles chief marketing officer Lisa Ronson said the new freebies the new freebies would allow people to replace single-use plastics would allow people to replace single-use plastics after it stopped selling disposable plastic plates, bowls and other tableware earlier this year.
|Item Type:||Media Interview|
|Keywords:||retail, plastic, coles, supermarkets, marketing, consumer behaviour|
|Research Division:||Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services|
|Research Group:||Commercial services|
|Objective Division:||Commercial Services and Tourism|
|Objective Group:||Property, business support services and trade|
|Objective Field:||Wholesale and retail trade|
|UTAS Author:||Grimmer, L (Dr Louise Grimmer)|
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