This week in the Market, edition 117 – 7 February

In today’s This Week in the Market, access card common expiry form return reminder and the Market celebrates Lunar New Year.

Market News

Access card common expiry – form return reminder

All business principals should have received a letter from the MMA last week listing all active card users linked to their business.

This form is due back to the MMA in two weeks on 21 February – please review and fill it out carefully before returning it.
If you still haven’t received your letter please contact the MMA immediately.

For further information, contact the Customer Service Centre between 4:00am to 11:00am Monday to Friday on 9258 6123 or email

Meet the new owner of Melbourne Market Express Convenience

Go in and say hello and welcome to Sam Shyamlingapalli – the new owner of Melbourne Market Express Convenience. There’s lots of snacks, drinks, chocolates on offer as well as halal food. The spinach and ricotta rolls and hot dogs are particularly delicious.

Sam is also in the process of establishing a tattslotto licence – stay tuned for further updates on this.

Visit Sam today and let him know what products or services you’d like to see offered at Melbourne Market Express Convenience – located at Store 78B in the Buyers’ Walk from 12am – 8am.

Take advantage of this great offer from Market Espresso Bar

*Offer valid 1 – 28 February 2017

View the latest edition of MarketFresh News for more great offers from Market cafes during February and March.

Lunar New Year celebration at the Market

Thanks to all Market users for your enthusiasm and participation in this year’s Lunar New Year celebration.

Update your contact details

Image result for mail iconHave you changed address recently? If you haven’t received a letter from the MMA in the past month, your account details could be out of date.

To update your account details contact the Customer Service Centre on 9258 6123 or

Industry News

Greengrocers – free Banana point of sale kits

Pick up your FREE Banana point of sale kits outside the Customer Service Centre. Horticulture Innovation Australia has provided these kits for Melbourne Market retailers.

Each kit contains:

 Colourful posters for in-store displays

 Recipe cards
– Wobblers

Hurry though – stocks are limited so pick up your kit today!

Register now for the Melbourne Market Golf and Bowls Day

Registrations are still open for the Melbourne Market Golf and Bowls Day on 24 March 2017 which aims to raise funds for charity Debra Australia. Enter a team of four in the golf or bowls events, enjoy lunch on course as well as a sit down dinner. There are some fabulous prizes up for grabs as well as great sponsorship opportunities.

Places are limited and filling up fast. Be sure you don’t miss out on this great annual event.

Head over to the event webpage for more details and to register today or download the event flyer and registration form.

Key Dates

Access card forms due date

  • Tuesday 21 February 2017

Melbourne Market Golf & Bowls Day

  • Friday 24 March 2017

Access card common expiry

  • Sunday 30 April 2017

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