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NZ Safety Blackwoods flagship sells ‘fashionable’ workwear for tradies

Wesfarmers-owned NZ Safety Blackwoods has opened a flagship store in Auckland merchandising ‘fashionable’ workwear.

Tauranga Special School, Shine win Mitre 10’s community project grants

Hardware chain Mitre 10 has revealed the winners of its Helping Hands community assistance program.
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Mitre 10 Wanaka store to be 50 per cent self powered

Hardware chain Mitre 10 says construction of its Wanaka Mega store is underway with its rooftop solar array now installe...
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Pricewise enters receivership, founders fired

The 16-store chain will continue to trade in receivership while expressions of interest are sought.

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.
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Bunnings has opened one of its biggest stores in the country

The 15,000sqm store has opened in Westgate, with the country's first Dream Kitchen Design Centre.

Mitre 10 tweaks loyalty program to be more customer-centric

The retailer has merged its two loyalty programs into one, and made it easier to join online and use in-store.

Mitre 10 to offer $50,000 assistance to community DIY projects

Mitre 10 to provide support to community DIY projects across the country as part of its new Mitre 10 Helping Hands progr...

Bunnings merger with Adelaide Tools could impact competition: ACCC

Proposed acquisition would likely stifle any local competition, ACCC warns.

Bunnings acquisition faces delay

Australia's competition watchdog says it needs more time to consider the matter.

Mitre 10 Gisborne to open on December 20

The new store will feature about 56,000 products.

New Mitre 10 Beachlands store to open Thursday

Hardware chain to open a new Beachland Junction location.

Bunnings looks to reach more tradies, online shoppers

Retailer says it will launch a marketplace, just days after acquiring Adelaide Tools.

Bunnings expanding online offer to New Zealand in 2020

The expansion will follow a complete roll-out in Australia by Christmas 2019.

Mitre 10 appoints Australian auto retailing veteran as new CEO

Hardware chain names Super Retail Group exec as its new chief executive.

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