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Mitre 10 NZ launches Xmas ad

Mitre 10 NZ launches Xmas ad

Mitre 10’s New Zealand’s 2021 Christmas 2021 ad was officially launched on November 21 and is expected to be a real family affair, with ‘Stanta’ and his little helpers bringing plenty of humour to the festive season, it was reported in stoppress.co.nz. When taking...

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ACCC approves Bunnings’ Beaumont Tiles acquisition

Bunnings’ proposed acquisition of Beaumont Tiles has been approved by the ACCC, which has reported that the buy-up will not impact competition, according to a recent Inside Retail report. ACCC Chair Rod Sims said at first glance, Bunnings taking over a...

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Ian Gill clocks off after 30 years in the industry

After three decades of operating hardware stores, representing independents on state and national committees and being a voice for change for small business, Ian Gill of Loganholme Mitre 10 is hanging up his boots. Ian and his wife Beth closed the doors of their...

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Bunnings build beside Jimboomba Mitre 10

Bunnings has been given approval to build a new store right next door to Jimboomba Mitre 10 in Logan, Queensland after a development application was the green light by Logan City Council, according to a Courier Mail report. Jimboomba is set to be home to Logan’s...

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AusPost Melbourne Ecommerce parcel pause

For the next five days Australia Post (Auspost) will pause parcel pickup for e-commerce retailers in Greater Metro Melbourne, in an effort ease the strain of overwhelming the service, according to a recent Power Retail report. Parcel pickups, collections and...

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Bunnings Jolimont construction approved

State planners have approved construction of what is predicted to be ‘one of the best Bunnings stores in Australia’ in Jolimont, despite backlash from a nearby retirement home. Residents at St Ives Centro next door to the site, said planners had made no allowance...

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National prize for Margaret River Mitre 10 customer

A Margaret River Mitre 10 customer won a major prize in a national competition aimed specifically at tradespeople shopping at Mitre 10 hardware stores nationally. The national competition was run throughout Mitre 10 Trade Centres offering participants the chance to...

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spoga+gafa 2022: Exhibitors extend their spaces

With a little less than ten months before the start of spoga+gafa 2022, organisers say it has become quite apparent just how significant the largest garden lifestyle trade fair is for the garden industry. Following a successful early-bird booking period – with...

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Adelaide Tools to become Tool Kit Depot

Bunnings today announced Adelaide Tools will become Tool Kit Depot, positioning the professional tools business for expansion into Western Australia starting next month. The first Tool Kit Depot store will open in Belmont Perth in October with a further three...

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Mayo Hardware acquires Bug Zapper company

Mayo Hardware recently announced the acquisition of The Kelly Company’s Bug Zapper and Repeller Business, as of September 1, 2021. The acquisition includes The Kelly Company’s well known electronic insect control brands Yard Guard, Stinger, SectaRid and SonicGuard....

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NZ Building supply shortages

New Zealand building suppliers are already beginning to run out of stock as the effect of Auckland's Level Four lockdown begins to bite in the rest of the country, according to a recent Stuff.co.nz report. Owned by Fletcher Building, Insulation supplier Tasman...

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