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The Courier
Masters staff yet to find out fateExact dates for the closure of Masters Home Improvement's 63 stores will depend
Masters staff yet to find out fate
The Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
Exact dates for the closure of Masters Home Improvement's 63 stores will depend on stock clearance, a Woolworths spokesperson said. The future of about 100 staff at Masters Home Improvement Wendouree hangs in the balance as Woolworths decides... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Stop, hammer time: Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Stop, hammer time: Masters fire sale to start Monday
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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The Courier
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
The Courier / Posted 15 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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The Young Witness
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
The Young Witness / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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Western Advocate
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
Western Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
16 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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Manning River Times
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
Manning River Times / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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The North West Star
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
The North West Star / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Food the first to go when money gets shortcalled Food Fight to help raise awareness about the problem. This month people
Food the first to go when money gets short
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
called Food Fight to help raise awareness about the problem. This month people can buy a Food Fight partner product at Woolworths stores and Foodbank will receive a donation to help fight hunger in Australia. Visit foodbank.org.au for more... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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The Border Mail
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
The Border Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Masters fire sale to start Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters fire sale to start Monday
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Great American to Liquidate Australian Home Improvement StoresGroup's Australian subsidiary, GA Australia, will manage closure sales for all
Great American to Liquidate Australian Home Improvement Stores
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
Group's Australian subsidiary, GA Australia, will manage closure sales for all 63 Masters locations for parent company Woolworths Ltd. The going-out-of-business sales will feature appliances, electrical tools, lighting and other home... Read more
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Canberra Times
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Monday
Canberra Times / Posted 18 hours ago
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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WA Today
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage onfruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage on
WA Today / Posted yesterday
fruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With the end of the financial year in sight, Woolworths and Coles were grappling with how to squeeze sales out of cut-price produce and still protect their margins. It... Read more
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The Age
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage onfruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage on
The Age / Posted yesterday
fruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With the end of the financial year in sight, Woolworths and Coles were grappling with how to squeeze sales out of cut-price produce and still protect their margins. It... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage onfruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage on
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
fruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With the end of the financial year in sight, Woolworths and Coles were grappling with how to squeeze sales out of cut-price produce and still protect their margins. It... Read more
63 related stories
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Canberra Times
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage onfruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage on
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
fruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With the end of the financial year in sight, Woolworths and Coles were grappling with how to squeeze sales out of cut-price produce and still protect their margins. It... Read more
63 related stories
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Brisbane Times
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage onfruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With
Coles, Woolworths look for growth as supermarket wars rage on
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
fruit, pushing prices as low as $1 a kilo in the big supermarket chains. With the end of the financial year in sight, Woolworths and Coles were grappling with how to squeeze sales out of cut-price produce and still protect their margins. It... Read more
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Western Advocate
Archival Revival: Orange streetscapesof Central West Libraries. Summer Street in the early 1870s. Photo: The Collec
Archival Revival: Orange streetscapes
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
of Central West Libraries. Summer Street in the early 1870s. Photo: The Collections of Central West Libraries. The Woolworths on Summer Street, date unknown. Photo: The Collections of Central West Libraries. Summer Street. View facing west... Read more
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Harrow Times
Final day approaches for BHS in Harrowbeen working at the store for almost 30 years but others have only been there a
Final day approaches for BHS in Harrow
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
been working at the store for almost 30 years but others have only been there as a summer job whilst they study. The collapse is the biggest in the British retail sector since the demise of Woolworths, and brings with it more than 11,000 job los... Read more
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News.com.au
Celebrities reveal secrets to success to getting their first jobbest-known fitness role models, while TV host and Port Adelaide president David
Celebrities reveal secrets to success to getting their first job
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
best-known fitness role models, while TV host and Port Adelaide president David Koch’s first job was stacking shelves at Woolworths. “I became a taekwondo instructor at the age of 16 and still work as a taekwondo instructor today, working with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Woolies Stocks Local BeefMeat Scheme (FAN) is in the process of conducting market compliance audits on b
Woolies Stocks Local Beef
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Meat Scheme (FAN) is in the process of conducting market compliance audits on behalf of the large South African retailer Woolworths for the supply of beef. The Woolworths channel offer approved red meat producers a lucrative, high-end market for... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Mondayhalf a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores wo
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Monday
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
half a billion dollars worth of stock, after announcing this week all stores would close on or before December 11. The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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WA Today
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Monday11. Masters says its fire sale, starting on Monday, is the biggest in Australi
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Monday
WA Today / Posted yesterday
11. Masters says its fire sale, starting on Monday, is the biggest in Australian history. Photo: Wayne Taylor The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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Western Advocate
Our say | Pitch perfect: Why we want JB Hi Fi hereAnd we believe Bathurst should also be considered. The local retail sector too
Our say | Pitch perfect: Why we want JB Hi Fi here
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
And we believe Bathurst should also be considered. The local retail sector took a hit this week with the announcement that Woolworths was abandoning its foray into the competitive hardware market and would be closing all its Masters stores,... Read more
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The Age
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Monday11. Masters says its fire sale, starting on Monday, is the biggest in Australi
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Monday
The Age / Posted yesterday
11. Masters says its fire sale, starting on Monday, is the biggest in Australian history. Photo: Wayne Taylor The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Monday11. Masters says its fire sale, starting on Monday, is the biggest in Australi
Masters says the biggest fire sale in Australian history will start on Monday
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
11. Masters says its fire sale, starting on Monday, is the biggest in Australian history. Photo: Wayne Taylor The Woolworths-owned retailer says it is the biggest liquidation sale in Australian history, with between $600 million and $700... Read more
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The Courier
Masters hanging in the balanceExact dates for the closure of Masters Home Improvement's 63 stores will depend
Masters hanging in the balance
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Exact dates for the closure of Masters Home Improvement's 63 stores will depend on stock clearance, a Woolworths spokesperson said. The future of around 100 staff at Masters Home Improvement Wendouree hangs in the balance as Woolworths decides... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Weak company profits dampen recovery hopesincluded miner BHP Billiton's record full year loss of $8.29 billion, a big dec
Weak company profits dampen recovery hopes
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
included miner BHP Billiton's record full year loss of $8.29 billion, a big decline in earnings by supermarket giant Woolworths, which reported a $1.23 billion loss, and an 83 per cent plunge in full year profit for Wesfarmers, the parent... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserveclosed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down j
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserve
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
closed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down just 0.2 per cent. Photo: Brendon Thorne Woolworths was among the blue chips reporting this week that turned heads, posting a $1.2 billion loss, however its shares... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserveclosed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down j
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserve
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
closed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down just 0.2 per cent. Photo: Brendon Thorne Woolworths was among the blue chips reporting this week that turned heads, posting a $1.2 billion loss, however its shares... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserveclosed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down j
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserve
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
closed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down just 0.2 per cent. Photo: Brendon Thorne Woolworths was among the blue chips reporting this week that turned heads, posting a $1.2 billion loss, however its shares... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Philip Green's luxury life is brutal contrast compared to BHS casualtiesPointing at his shirt, he adds: ­“Everything I’m wearing was bought from there.
Philip Green's luxury life is brutal contrast compared to BHS casualties
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Pointing at his shirt, he adds: ­“Everything I’m wearing was bought from there.” Lorna Brading, 80, says: “First ­Woolworths, now BHS. It’s wrong. It makes me very sad.” Hundreds of miles away in Ithaca, where Homer based the Odyssey,... Read more
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WA Today
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserveclosed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down j
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserve
WA Today / Posted yesterday
closed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down just 0.2 per cent. Photo: Brendon Thorne Woolworths was among the blue chips reporting this week that turned heads, posting a $1.2 billion loss, however its shares... Read more
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The Age
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserveclosed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down j
ASX slips as profit season peaks, eyes turn to Federal Reserve
The Age / Posted yesterday
closed just 0.2 per cent lower for the week. The ASX 200 ended the week down just 0.2 per cent. Photo: Brendon Thorne Woolworths was among the blue chips reporting this week that turned heads, posting a $1.2 billion loss, however its shares... Read more
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iol.co.za
Massmart wants to expand Game storesfresh categories through new stores. Massmart is currently waging a battle aga
Massmart wants to expand Game stores
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
fresh categories through new stores. Massmart is currently waging a battle against fellow retailers Pick n Pay, Spar and Woolworths. The group has alleged, at the Competition Tribunal, that the major retailers were frustrating Game’s national... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australian businesses targeting China's middle class through Alibabacompany will open its first Australian office in Melbourne in an effort to exte
Australian businesses targeting China's middle class through Alibaba
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
company will open its first Australian office in Melbourne in an effort to extend its reach Down Under.Partnerships with Woolworths, Australia Post The conglomerate has already formed partnerships with Woolworths and in May 2014 signed a deal... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
App hunts for low pricesIllawarra. Pictures: Sylvia Liber The station’s average price was 111.9 cents.
App hunts for low prices
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Illawarra. Pictures: Sylvia Liber The station’s average price was 111.9 cents. Rounding out the top three were the Caltex/Woolworths on the Princes Highway at Fairy Meadow and the 7-Eleven at Peterborough Avenue, Lake Illawarra, both averaging... Read more
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CIO
Woolworths looks beyond ERP woesWoolworths has successfully completed what the supermarket group’s chief execut
Woolworths looks beyond ERP woes
CIO / Posted yesterday
Woolworths has successfully completed what the supermarket group’s chief executive, Brad Banducci, believes is probably the biggest individual payroll implementation ever in Australia. Woolworths rolled out SAP's SuccessFactors Talent Management... Read more
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Kiama Independent
App hunts for low pricesIllawarra. Pictures: Sylvia Liber The station’s average price was 111.9 cents.
App hunts for low prices
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
Illawarra. Pictures: Sylvia Liber The station’s average price was 111.9 cents. Rounding out the top three were the Caltex/Woolworths on the Princes Highway at Fairy Meadow and the 7-Eleven at Peterborough Avenue, Lake Illawarra, both averaging... Read more
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TheBull
Banks drag share market lowercent after reporting a dip in soft drink sales, though its half year profit imp
Banks drag share market lower
TheBull / Posted yesterday
cent after reporting a dip in soft drink sales, though its half year profit improved by eight per cent to $198 million. Woolworths was 1.2 per cent lower a day after reporting a $1.2 billion full year loss, reversing some of the gains made on... Read more
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TheBull
CommSec Daily Report Fridayhikes will receive attention and could set the tone for market moves in the ear
CommSec Daily Report Friday
TheBull / Posted yesterday
hikes will receive attention and could set the tone for market moves in the early part of next week. Locally, losses from Woolworths (WOW) and CBA are the biggest drags on trade. These falls are being largely offset by improvements from Wesfarmers... Read more
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WA Today
Masters deal creates Australia's largest large-format landlordWoolworths' sale of its Masters stores will propel a consortium of wealthy priv
Masters deal creates Australia's largest large-format landlord
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Woolworths' sale of its Masters stores will propel a consortium of wealthy private families to become Australia's largest retail landlord, overtaking shopping giant Harvey Norman. The 61 Masters stores, estimated to cover about 700,000 square metres... Read more
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Canberra Times
Masters deal creates Australia's largest large-format landlordWoolworths' sale of its Masters stores will propel a consortium of wealthy priv
Masters deal creates Australia's largest large-format landlord
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Woolworths' sale of its Masters stores will propel a consortium of wealthy private families to become Australia's largest retail landlord, overtaking shopping giant Harvey Norman. The 61 Masters stores, estimated to cover about 700,000 square metres... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rand weakens to oneafter strong housing data and hawkish comments by other officials. Further sto
Rand weakens to one
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
after strong housing data and hawkish comments by other officials. Further stock market losses were curbed by retailer Woolworths Holdings, which rose 1.77 percent to R87.01 after reporting a 8.9 percent rise in full-year profit as its food... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Masters deal creates Australia's largest large-format landlordWoolworths' sale of its Masters stores will propel a consortium of wealthy priv
Masters deal creates Australia's largest large-format landlord
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Woolworths' sale of its Masters stores will propel a consortium of wealthy private families to become Australia's largest retail landlord, overtaking shopping giant Harvey Norman. The 61 Masters stores, estimated to cover about 700,000 square metres... Read more
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TheBull
Aust market lower amid investor cautionmajor banks - CBA, Westpac, National Australia Bank and ANZ - were trading betw
Aust market lower amid investor caution
TheBull / Posted yesterday
major banks - CBA, Westpac, National Australia Bank and ANZ - were trading between 0.3 and 0.5 per cent lower. Shares in Woolworths, which unveiled a $1.2 billion full-year loss on Thursday, were down 0.7 per cent at $25 each. Other... Read more
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