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Wesfarmers moves to block Sigma’s offer for API

"Given Wesfarmers' commitment to progress its own proposal to acquire API, Wesfarmers does not intend to support or vote...

Rival pharmaceutical company seeks to keep API from Wesfarmers

Sigma Healthcare looks to sweep up its rival before Wesfarmers can create its new division.

Wesfarmers makes revised bid for Priceline-owner

API's board is recommending shareholders back the revised offer, which will now see them paid out at a 37 per cent premi...

Here’s why retailers are facing higher transport costs and shipping delays

Covid-19 is continuing to disrupt the global supply chain, and logistics experts warn that retailers need to get stock o...

Wesfarmers: ‘When stores cannot trade, revenue declines’

Despite significant online sales growth and an overall increase in revenue, the retail conglomerate reported the impact ...

Wesfarmers results jump as Bunnings, Kmart and Officeworks boom

Wesfarmers has joined in the parade of businesses reaping the rewards of a strong year of trade, despite ongoing movemen...

API rejects “opportunistic” $687m Wesfarmers bid

API said Wesfarmers’ offer, which sat at a premium of 18.7 per cent of the three-month volume weighted average price, wa...

Opinion: Here are the pros and cons of Wesfarmers’ API bid

Wesfarmers’ left-field bid for Australian Pharmaceutical Industries is a somewhat risky investment move for the Perth-ba...

Wesfarmers makes $687 million bid at picking up Priceline

Wesfarmers managing director Rob Scott said the acquisition would also enable the conglomerate to enter the “growing hea...

Rob Scott: ‘Some of our locations may be suitable as vaccination points’

From turning stores into vaccination points to educating staff and customers, here’s how retailers plan to support the v...

Retail leaders met with Government today to help speed up vaccinations

Business community offers up assistance with transport, premises, engagement and communication of vaccine rollout.

Five key takeaways from Wesfarmers’ strategy day

Here's what the leaders of Bunnings, Officeworks and Kmart Group had to say about where their businesses are headed.

Working from home boosts half-year sales at Bunnings, Kmart and Officeworks

Wesfarmers has shared in the impressive retail results pouring in following the past six months.

Kmart’s next turnaround? Digital

Analysts see the retailer’s recent partnership with Catch as a much-needed boost to its digital capabilities.

Bunnings, Officeworks start FY21 off with a bang for Wesfarmers

While Kmart Group limps into the new financial year.
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VIDEO: Catch founder Gabby Leibovich shares his story

How the entrepreneur grew Catch into one of the country's biggest e-commerce companies.

Bunnings and Officeworks drive “solid” full-year results at Wesfarmers

The company's retail division benefited from the uptick in spending on home tech and DIY.
Bunnings garden worker

Wesfarmers, Ikea offer support payments to displaced Victorian staff

Retailers pledge to continue paying staff that are unable to work due to Covid-19 restrictions on trade.

Target now selling thousands of products on Catch

Wesfarmers takes another step towards integrating the two companies.
Officeworks

Officeworks and Bunnings soar in second half

Customers working from home strengthen Wesfarmers' sales growth.