About Mitre 10

We’re the Mighty Helpful independent hardware wholesaler committed to supporting retailers providing the best brands at great prices!


Mitre 10, formed in 1959, is the second largest player in the Australian home improvement and hardware industry. The Mitre 10 group comprises:

  • Australia’s only independent home improvement and hardware wholesaler to the industry.
  • An iconic independent and local retail network of over 430 Mitre 10 and True Value Hardware stores.

Supported by the wholesaling part of the business, the network of over 430 Mitre 10 and True Value Hardware stores are privately owned, passionately operated and committed to helping every customer with expert advice. These stores have been providing millions of homeowners with solutions to their home improvement projects for over 50 years. They are part of local communities throughout the country with 70 percent of the stores located in regional Australia.

Mitre 10 also supplies over 400 non-branded independent stores.

Mitre 10 joined the Metcash family in March 2010, after Metcash Limited acquired a 50.1% interest in the hardware wholesaling business.  In July 2012 the purchase of the remaining 49.9% was announced; making Mitre 10 100% Metcash owned.
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