Magazine Articles

A life in hardware

Behind the jocularity of Rod Evins is a smart and savvy business person. Betty Tanddo discovers more about the man behind the smile.

Birthday celebration at Mitre 10

The David O. Jones Mitre 10 store has been part of group for almost 30 years. The Stawell community helped celebrate its recent milestone.

China in transition

The China International Hardware Show is further evidence that China has moved on from being the world’s factory to becoming the world’s market. Ray Quek attended the event.

HAV industry awards

The hardware industry in Victoria celebrated the best operators it has and acknowledged their achievements during 2011

From here to eternity

There aren’t too many independent Australian building supplies outfits servicing clients as far as 3,000 kilometres from their home base. Even more remarkable is a client roster of some 1,500-odd accounts that spans the state of Western Australia being built purely by word of mouth. Mark Daffey reports.