Acquisition of Coles Wesfarmers acquired Coles Group Ltd for $19.3 billion, in Australia’s biggest corporate takeover. Persevering through the withdrawal of its private equity partners and the looming global financial crisis, Wesfarmers’ offer was accepted by Coles’ board on 1 July and approved by Coles shareholders in November.When did Coles demerger of Wesfarmers take place?
Normal trading of Coles shares commenced on Thursday 29 November and despatch of holding statements to eligible shareholders occurred on Friday 30 November. The information here will continue to be updated.Where are the headquarters of Wesfarmers Limited located?
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Wesfarmers Limited is an Australian conglomerate, headquartered in Perth, Western Australia. It has interests predominantly in Australian and New Zealand, operating in retail, chemical, fertiliser, industrial and safety products.What kind of businesses does Wesfarmers have in Australia?
Headquartered in Western Australia, its diverse business operations cover: home improvement and outdoor living; apparel and general merchandise; office supplies; and an Industrials division with businesses in chemicals, energy and fertilisers, and industrial and safety products.