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Hardware

Hardware Archives

La Shop: Downtown hardware store concept unveiled in Montreal

Canadian retailer Groupe BMR has opened a new urban hardware store concept called La Shop, in Montreal.

Malaysia’s Mr DIY opens first flagship store

Mr DIY has launched its first flagship store, at Mid Valley Megamall in Kuala Lumpur.

Mr DIY opens 300th store, in Selangor

Mr DIY has opened its 300th store, at The Mines shopping centre in Seri Kembangan, Selangor.

Gaming hardware maker Razer planning IPO

Singapore gaming hardware maker Razer is planning to list in Hong Kong.

Bunnings UK posts loss as rebranding gets underway

Bunnings UK has reported a pre-tax loss of £28 million in its first half results as it began the process of converting t...

Woolworths accused of Masters “stitch up”

Woolworths ordered to produce documents sought by its US partner in the failed Masters hardware chain.

The ‘end is nigh’ for Homebase brand

The end is nigh for the Homebase brand, with rumours abounding new owner, Wesfarmers, will roll out the Bunnings brand i...

Kingfisher to expand Screwfix chain

Kingfisher, Europe’s largest home improvements retailer, says it may open 200 more Screwfix stores in the UK.

Courts partners with Ace Hardware

Singapore’s Courts is to open stores-in-stores for US chain Ace Hardware and Danish brand JYSK.

Less + more = CVP

All you really need to know about the components of a compelling retail Customer Value Proposition (CVP) is contained in...