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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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Barrie Coltman passes away

The Ballarat community is celebrating the life of highly regarded businessman hardware retailer, Barrie Coltman. Mr Coltman was well-known from his four decades leading WF Coltman Pty Ltd - better known as Coltman Mitre 10, and for his commitment to the local...

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Bunnings push to use SA family’s name

Bunnings may be considering using the name of Adelaide’s well-known Dontas family, as part of a major expansion of a new brand across Australia and New Zealand, according to a recent Herald Sun report. Bennett + Co Lawyer, Dave Stewart, revealed in a recent...

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Metcash: COVID shopping habits to stay

Metcash Chief Executive Officer, Jeffery Adams, said he expects consumer behaviour will not change until Australia’s international borders re-open, with the dramatic changes in consumption habits caused by the pandemic here to stay, according to a recent Sydney...

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IHA to merge with GHIN

The respective Boards of the International Hardware Association (IHA) and Global Home Improvement Network (GHIN) have announced the IHA, representing hardware associations globally, is set to merge with the GHIN as of October 1, according to a recent...

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check “compliance” on structural timber

Queensland’s timber industry recently released technical advice reminding builders of the information they must look for when using structural timber and how to maintain relevant records. Timber Queensland’s Strategic Relations Manager, Clarissa Brandt,...

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Bunnings reports FY21 result

Bunnings today announced results for the year ended 30 June 2021, with operating revenue increasing by 12.5 per cent to $16.9 billion and earnings increasing by 21.3 per cent to $2.2 billion, excluding net property contribution. Total store sales grew by 12.4 per...

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New Zealand construction faces challenging times

The New Zealand construction sector may need to carefully plan ahead as the pandemic continues to challenge firms that are at risk of failure, according to a recent RNZ news report. Business advisory firm, BDO's, annual construction sector report recently found...

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Haymes – best paint four years in a row

The largest remaining Australian-made and family-owned paint brand, Haymes Paint, has been named Canstar Blue’s best-rated paint brand for the fourth consecutive year. Haymes Paint once again beat foreign-owned competitors Dulux, Wattyl, Taubmans and British Paints...

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Barbeques Galore to expand line-up

Barbeques Galore is set to expand its range outside of its traditional line-up via a third-party marketplace offering, bringing tableware, outdoor products, rugs, lighting, toys and yard games to its offer, reported InsideRetail. The new range is expected to drive...

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COVID positive case at M10 Awards

Over one thousand people, including media personality Hilary Barry and comedian Jeremy Corbett, are now isolating after a COVID positive case attended the Mitre 10 Awards ceremonies at Auckland’s Spark Arena, reported stuff.co.nz . The Mitre 10 Award was attended...

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