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    Wesfarmers Limited (WES.AX)

    41.45 Up 0.42(1.02%) Aug 28, 2:10AM EDT
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    Wesfarmers Limited
    Wesfarmers House
    11th Floor
    Perth, WA 6000
    Australia - Map
    Phone: 61 8 9327 4211
    Fax: 61 8 9327 4216
    Website: http://www.wesfarmers.com.au

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Grocery Stores
    Full Time Employees:N/A

    Business Summary 

    Wesfarmers Limited is engaged in the retail; coal mining and production; gas processing and distribution; industrial and safety product distribution; chemicals and fertilizers manufacturing; and investment businesses in Australia, New Zealand, and internationally. The company operates 762 Coles and Bi-Lo supermarkets; 831 liquor stores under the Liquorland, Vintage Cellars, and First Choice Liquor brand names; 90 hotels; 642 fuel and convenience stores under the Coles Express name; and an online supermarket. It also offers home improvement and outdoor living products through 223 large warehouse stores, 64 smaller format stores, and 33 trade centers under the Bunnings name; office products and solutions through Officeworks stores; apparel and general merchandise through 192 Kmart stores and 300 Target stores; and automotive services, repairs, and tires through 243 Kmart Tyre & Auto Service centers, as well as is involved in the retail of building materials, and office and technology products. In addition, the company is engaged in property business; and supplying and distributing maintenance, repair, and operating products. Further, it manufactures and markets industrial gases and equipment; and extracts, markets, and distributes LPG and LNG. Additionally, the company offers chemicals for industry, mining, and mineral processing activities; broadacre and horticultural fertilizers; and industrial, medical, and specialty gases, as well as holds interests in the Curragh and Bengalla cola mines in Australia. Wesfarmers Limited was founded in 1914 and is based in Perth, Australia.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Richard J. B. Goyder AO, 55
    Chief Exec. Officer, Managing Director and Exec. Director
    Mr. Terry J. Bowen BAcct, FCPA, 48
    Fin. Director and Director
    Mr. John C. Gillam , 49
    Managing Director of Home Improvement & Office Supplies Division
    Mr. Stewart A. Butel , 59
    Managing Director of Resources Division
    Mr. Stuart Machin , 45
    Managing Director of Target Division
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in AUD.