Newsletter Articles

Woolworths’ Recruiting Drive

As the photographs on this page confirm, the new Woolworths-Lowe’s home improvement concept known as Project Oxygen has begun recruiting store employees.

Cam Do

Mitre 10 has launched a major ad campaign featuring TV handyman, Scott Cam, after awarding Creative Oasis its creative account.

Bunnings Positive

Bunnings’ latest results were once again in positive territory. Total sales for the second quarter of $2 billion were up 4.8% against the previous corresponding period. Total store sales for the second quarter grew 4.7%, while store-on-store growth was 2.4%.

Magazine Articles

Changing Habits

The past five years have seen significant and continuing change in the way paint and decorative coatings are being sold and utilised across the market place, reports Jeff Pura.

High Water Mark

The recent floods in Queensland and Victoria will result in above average demand for particular building materials in some areas, reports Laura Luvara.

Corporate Responsibility

The Australian Packaging Covenant commenced immediately following the expiry of the National Packaging Covenant on June 30 last year. But what does that mean, and how does it affect hardware retailers and suppliers?

125th Anniversary

Management strategies can seem like something only executives with ‘chief’ at the front of their title need to think about. In fact, strategy is something every employee needs to be a part of.