Roger Drake, who founded the independent Drake's Supermarkets in 1974 ... a true blue Aussie who remains absolutely dedicated to his customers, who include his suppliers
Pondering foreign investment
and the Woolies/Coles duopoly:
what's the best for this country?
by PHILIP WHITE
Roger Drake, founder of Drake's Supermarkets, spoke to Ian Henschke the other morning on ABC891. Roger founded Drake's Supermarkets in 1974. Today this group is the biggest independent supermarket chain in Australia, with fifty stores in South Australia and Queensland, and 5,500 employees. They've just had their first billion-dollar turnover.