Newsletter Articles

Feature: Join Australia’s Biggest Hardware Store Survey

What is the net profit margin of your hardware store? If it is not at least 9.17%, then you are not matching the performance of Australia’s best hardware businesses.

Preview Article: The Future of CCA

In March this year new regulations came into effect with regard to the use of CCA (Copper Chrome Arsenate) on timber products…

News: Woodruffs Buy Benalla

Benalla Mitre 10 Home & Trade in Benalla (Vic), recently gained over half a century of hardware experience when father and son team, John and Gary Woodruff took ownership of the rural hardware store.

News: Home Depot Continues Acquisitions

Home Depot continues its vertical integration through acquisitions.

News: WA Leads the Way

Western Australia has won Danks’ inaugural trophy for generating the highest quarterly sales growth over the previous year’s corresponding figures.

Magazine Articles

US News: Make Your Website Pay

Bob Vereen interviewed successful website retailers and website developers and came up with this “how-to” article to help hardware retailers improve their existing websites or to start using the Internet to help their businesses…

Retail Focus: Central To Success

Mitre10 Home & Trade in Frankston (Vic) holds a unique position in the Mitre 10 organisation. Pauline Hoogen reports…

Product Focus: Magic of the Power Genie

Invented by two Victorians, the Power Genie is an ingenious energy saving device that automatically switches equipment on and off…