If Woolworths get the green light to build its new fulfilment centre in Western Sydney, it will be able to fulfil up to 50,000 home deliveries a week.
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Woolworths plans to stand up an analytics business unit called Q-Retail once its deal with Quantium is completed.
The digital arm of its Australian food business saw online sales jump 92% during the period.
The company's supermarket online sales contributed AU$1 billion to overall sales revenue.
Staff will be trained in digital, data analytics, machine learning, and robotics.
Amazon Australia, eBay Australia, Catch.com.au, and AliExpress have been named as the inaugural signatories.
A focus on improving the customer digital experience and an increase in network capacity during the quarter are the reasons behind the uplift, the company said.
The e-commerce giant is planning to open a new centre in Melbourne, Victoria.
The supermarket giant is handing out triple Flybuy points and offering free delivery for online orders as an apology to customers.
The focus now is to enhance its online store, simplify business processes, and lift efficiency from factory to customer.