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COUNTRY ROAD

WOOLWORTHS

 

Country Road

INTRODUCTION

Country Road was founded in 1974 in Australia, as a manufacturer and supplier of women’s casual cotton shirts. The brand was re-launched in 2004 and has evolved into a leading lifestyle brand renowned for stylish, high-quality apparel, accessories and homeware. Country Road Group has subsequently expanded into a house of brands including Trenery, Witchery, Mimco, and Politix.

As of June 2017, Country Road Group had 648 store locations in Australia and New Zealand, 93 store locations in South Africa, and popular online stores for its brands. It employs more than 5 500 employees and has a strong loyalty programme with more than 2.1 million active members.


 

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