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Making Your Own Ads: Helpful Tips

So, you’re an independent hardware retailer and you want to create your own advertisement…where do you start?

What’s In a Fastener?

The Fasteners category features a superabundance of different metals and alloys with varying properties and applications. John Power talks to Rob Hodgson…

Ladders To Go ‘Ape’ Over

The gorilla enclosure at Melbourne Zoo was a fitting location for the launch of Gorilla ladders to the Australian market.

Hardware Industry Working Group Roadshow

HIWG Roadshows were held in Melbourne and Sydney last month to promote the activities and outcomes of the HIWG, and to provide a free networking opportunity for all in the industry.

Facelift for Lockwood Site

Fourteen buildings covering five hectares have been earmarked for a $9.5 million redevelopment by Assa Abloy, in what has been described as huge boost for the local area.

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Transforming Home Depot

Despite massive profits, the world’s largest home centre chain is still a work in progress. Bob Vereen reports…

A “Hardware Village” Evolves…

Hardware & General’s multi-store business in Brookvale, Sydney, now comprises 15 separate retail outlets – and this “hardware village” is growing…

These Blades Won’t Break…

Bi-metal Blue Blades from Irwin Industrial Tools – as close to “unbreakable” as a hardware product can be – are now available Australia-wide…