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Hardware Archives

Bunnings to offer toilet installation

Bunnings has teamed up with hipages to offer Australian customers an affordable solution for toilet installation

Bunnings charts e-commerce expansion

Australia's largest home improvement retailer is getting with the times.

Food blip for Metcash as hardware builds revenue

Aldi's aggression dents grocery wholesaler's result.

Bunnings to launch e-commerce in 2018

Hardware giant to finally offer online shopping.

From the source: Tim Cockayne, Total Tools

We chat with the veteran retailer and CEO of the fast growing tool chain.

Woolworths finally completes Masters exit

Supermarket giant finalises sale of ill-fated venture into home hardware.

Metcash buys Woolworths’ Home Timber & Hardware business

Woolworths offloads Home Timber & Hardware business to Mitre 10's owner, Metcash, for $165 million.

Sunlite Mitre 10 store opens in Newtown

Hardware chain returns to inner city community hub.

Game on as hardware brands weigh up options

Opinion: Metcash & Woolies weighing up options for hardware brands.

Sydney independent Mitre 10 awarded

Sydney independent recognised with two prizes.

Hardware Industry luncheon nears

Mitre 10 CEO to speak at 2015 National Hardware Industry luncheon.

Best auto and hardware retailers named

Fresh leaders in auto and hardware customer satisfaction.

Home puts the ‘hard’ back into hardware

Home Timber & Hardware launches new brand campaign with a touch of Aussie humour.

Hardware on the rise

Small growth predicted in hardware retail in the year to 2014.

Woolies hardware business takes a hit

Supermarket's big box chains continue to struggle.