Bunnings Warehouse Overview
Bunnings Warehouse is an Australian company operating household hardware store chain in some countries globally. They are based in Hawthorn East, Victoria, Australia. There are more than 31,000 people employed by the company for controlling their financial, selling, and other important operations. Presently, this company owns nearly 290 stores in countries like Australia, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and New Zealand. As of 2016 records, this store chain company generates revenue of A$ 11.6 billion, whereas their total assets in the same year were A$ 6.6 billion. They work as the subsidiary of Wesfarmers, which is an Australian conglomerate company based in Perth, Australia. The company was established more than a century ago by Arthur and Robert Bunning with a single store in Perth, West Australia.
Bunning Warehouse Expansion
After its foundation, the owners receive many government contracts that allow them to create a group of companies and expanding themselves purchasing many hardware stores. They become a public company in 1952 with the name Bunnings Limited. The company has purchased many companies like Millars Pty Ltd, Alco Handyman Hardware Operations, James McEwans Limited, and many more to make them a large company.
Company Important Details
There are some house brands owned by the company for gardening and landscaping products. It includes Click Electrical Fittings and Accessories, and Ozito Power Tools. The company’s stores sell products in many different categories like tools, building & hardware, garden, outdoor living, bathroom & plumbing, storage & cleaning, lighting & electrical, paint & decorating, kitchen, etc. They sell a complete range of items related to this category. There is complete information about the company’s store locations available on their official website.