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Hardware Store on Wheels?

Think of Mr Whippy ice cream vans, mobile libraries, clothing/souvenir vendors at sports events, and you’ll recognise that many merchants…

Home and Thrifty-Link Get the Worx

Developed under wraps over an 18-month period, John Danks & Son has finally revealed the Worx – a new range of high-performance, high-quality power tools.

Baptism By Fire for Port Lincoln Mitre 10 Store

Only five weeks after opening, the new Mitre 10 Solutions store in Port Lincoln, South Australia,…

New Name for Lockwood

Australian lock icon, Lockwood, has been formally renamed, Assa Abloy Australia Limited.

Feud Continues Between Reed Exhibitions and AHMA

The bitter fight between Reed Exhibitions (promoters of the National Hardware Show in Las Vegas) and the AHMA (promoters of the Chicago Show) looks sets to continue.

Whitford Leaves Mitre 10

Mr Jim Eaton, the Chairman of the board of directors of Mitre 10 Australia Limited (Mitre 10), today announced that Mr Frank Whitford will step down…

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Honky-tonk Hardware…

Based in a store that was built in 1857 and extended with a “modern bit” in 1873, Tonks Bros Hardware in Castlemaine, Vic…

Crate & Barrel – Full of Ideas

Crate & Barrel’s unique style, merchandising and marketing strategies have combined to make this American chain an outstanding success story…

One-Step Tile Paint Is a Giant Leap

Consumers love new products that simplify a traditionally awkward task. Plasti-kote’s® new One-Step Water-Based Tile Paint is the first-ever paint product to put a “smile” on your dial…