Magazine Articles

Award winning Donnybrook Hardware and Garden grows through change

The year 2000 saw humble beginnings for Donnybrook Hardware and Garden after it opened as a small, family run Thrifty Link Hardware, situated across the road from the store’s current location.

The Independent Hardware Group emerges as the new force in hardware

Mitre 10 CEO Mark Laidlaw has spent the past six years running the business since it was purchased by Metcash. Formerly General Manager Victoria for Metcash’s IGA Distribution operation, Mr Laidlaw intricately understands the supply chain model that works best for independents; no matter the channel they operate in.

Australian Made

The Australian Hardware Journal recently interviewed four leading hardware group members for an inside look at what has been happening within the industry, and what growth and change is expected in the year to come.