Magazine Articles

New store for popular convenience hardware group

After 25 years in the business, the award winning Sunlite Mitre 10 Group opened its fourth store, in Paddington’s Oxford Street, continuing the site’s 60 year hardware legacy.

Spring set to paint a colourful picture

The paint category is set to boom this spring, with a wave of construction due to begin, dating back to the end of last year, according to Paint Place CEO, Mark Sutton.

Engineered wood products threaten timber sales

Engineered timber and composite materials are often ‘out of sight, out of mind’ as far as hardware retailers are concerned, writes JOHN POWER. But this important sector could have a major impact on traditional hardware-based timber sales in the future.