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Homebase to close 80 stores

Wesfarmers' previous 'disappointing investment' to get significant restructure.
Supermarkets

Leadership merry-go-rounds continue

Management changes in retail have been more frequent and widespread in recent years as retailers try to address structur...

Wesfarmers runs ruler over retailers

How long can Bunnings Warehouse in Australia and New Zealand continue to provide the spectacular growth and returns it h...

The power of consumer habit: why businesses often struggle to expand overseas

Customers' ingrained habits spell trouble for new entrants to the market.

Wesfarmers chief deflects on Bunnings UK divestment

UK hardware venture's future under scrutiny.

Wesfarmers first-half profit drops 86.6 per cent

Major impairments impact on retail conglomerate's result.

Wesfarmers MD: “All options are on the table”

Conglomerate's chief considers UK hardware market ‘after confronting and disappointing' performance.
Supermarkets

A battle ahead for Bunnings expansion

Wesfarmers continues to battle negative sentiment from some investment analysts about its foray into the home improvemen...

Bunnings appoints new Homebase boss

Retail conglomerate plots more UK stores.

Bunnings CEO steps down

Head of hardware chain moves into advisory role.

Westfield adds wow factor to Retail Study Tour

Westfield adds IBM Watson Global Headquarters visit to World Retail Study Tour.

Wesfarmers completes takeover of UK chain Homebase

Wesfarmers complete STG340 million ($A658 million) takeover of home improvement chain.

Homebase challenges ahead as Bunnings enters UK

Brian Walker on the obstacles facing Wesfarmers in Britain.

Wesfarmers bids for UK retailer

Owners of Bunnings eye international expansion.