Can Coles Be Held To Account?


Supermarket Giant’s Biggest Critic Resolving Supplier Disputes. Supermarket giant Coles have appointed a man recognised as one of its loudest critics to resolve disputes with its suppliers. Former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett will oversee a new supplier charter in the role of an independent arbiter. In June Mr Kennett brought the chain’s false “baked fresh” […]

The Appealing Citrus


Mandarins Are Power-packed Snack Pre-wrapped By Nature. Now is the right time to get into the zest of feasting on delicious Australian mandarins, catch these appealing citrus fruits while they’re still in this year’s peak season! Belonging to the citrus family, mandarins are smaller than oranges with a thin easy-to-peel skin filled with easily separated […]

More Than Just A Fruit Shop


Moorebank’s Food Lover’s Market Amazes Foodies. The Food Lover’s Market has built itself quite a reputation amongst Sydney’s ‘foodies’ as the finest location for fantastic fresh food. Celebrating its sixth birthday in May, the store was originally founded by Mr Tony Simonetta. Fruit and vegetables are the building blocks of this business, with breathtaking and […]

Local Greengrocers Still The Freshest & The Best


Don’t Be Fooled By The Hype Surrounding Major Supermarket Advertising Campaigns. Australia’s major supermarkets have been throwing a lot of time and advertising money into making a lot of noise lately, telling the public about how fresh their produce is and how involved they are in the sustainability of Australia’s fresh food industry. Don’t be […]

The Million Dollar Mango Will Launch The Australian Mango Season Soon!


As this September is growing ever closer, so too is the draw of our Million Dollar Mango promotion! You might be wondering why we’d choose to run a mango themed promotion at this time of year? Well, the draw for the Million Dollar Mango is going to take place at the Sydney Markets Mango Auction […]

Important News


If You’re a Winner in the Million Dollar Mango. As we move into August, our thoughts turn to the wrapping up of the Million Dollar Mango promotion. If you haven’t entered yet, don’t worry you have until midnight on the 30th of August to do so. However if you are one of our lucky winners, […]

Going Bananas


The Golden Banana Brings Fresh Food to Top Ryde. The Golden Banana has built an excellent reputation over the past thirty years. With a clientele that is prepared to travel back from all over Sydney for their fine produce, the greengrocer has become a household name around the local area of Top Ryde. The business […]

Getting Sweet On Sweet Potatoes


An Alternative to the Average Spud. The humble sweet potato has been rapidly growing in popularity of late, and with its ever-expanding list of health benefits, and ease and versatility when it comes to cooking, it is no surprise that this hearty root vegetable is enjoying a moment in the sun. A low-carb and protein […]

Game Of Fruits


The Hendricks Have Built a Fruit Empire. Founded in 1954, Goldenfruit is a family owned and operated leading fruit wholesale supplier serving metropolitan-based independent retailers in Sydney, Canberra and Wollongong. Founder, Peter Hendricks has been involved in the produce industry from a young age. His hard work and success in working up through ranks and […]

Whether You Believe In Climate Change Or Not…


Extreme Weather impacts Food Supply! If you follow our produce alerts, found on the Community page of the Your Local Greengrocer website, you’ll have noticed higher prices on produce lines affected by the recent cold snap. The supply of produce has always been seasonal and historically there were times of the year when you knew […]