Magazine Articles

Meeting the challenges of climate change

Climate change, resulting in more extreme temperatures, heavier wind loads and more damaging droughts and floods, is having a profound effect on the composition and use of building materials, as well as the entire hardware retail sector. JOHN POWER looks at some of the latest trends and innovations.

Safety and personal protective equipment set for growth

Australia is a lucky country, privileged to have what are arguably some of the highest workplace safety standards in the world; however, figures released by Worksafe Australia in February this year paint the picture of a country with some work still to do when it comes to occupational health and safety measures. Kiera Taylor reports.

Retail focus: 65 years of family heritage

2018 is set to be a huge year for Glynde Mitre 10 in Adelaide, with plenty of cause for celebration, a planned overhaul of its offering, and continuing its proud heritage of serving the local community. Kiera Taylor reports.