Fruit (and veg) machines?

Our supermarkets are places of fruit, veg, and cheap DVDs. But the company behind two of our biggest supermarket chains are also in the pokies business, and advocacy organization GetUp! wants you to know about it.

They planned to run an ad on our major television stations but it was not accepted by the networks on commercial grounds, with a channel nine representative saying it did not make sense to damage relationships with their existing client base.

Angus Randall spoke to the national communications director of Getup!, Rohan Wenn about the controversial campaign targeting supermarket giant Woolworths.

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Producer: Angus Randall

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