Homebase sold to Hilco as Wesfarmers culls Bunnings UK

Bunnings Warehouse store fascia

Wesfarmers, which bought Homebase two years ago, has disposed of the ailing DIY firm for just £1 following its disastrous attempt to launch Bunnings in the UK.

Subscription content

Please sign in now if you have a subscription

Retail Week

Subscribe now for full access or register now to continue reading

Retail Week is the most trusted source of business intelligence for the retail industry. Subscribe now to enjoy:

  • Unlimited access to Retail-Week.com
  • Expert analysis and in-depth industry reports
  • Exclusive newsletters and breaking news alerts
  • Retail Week magazine

Discover Retail Week subscribe now

Please note, if you have recently purchased a subscription, it may take a few minutes before your account is updated.