Overview

Woolworths Group Limited is a Public Company that is ranked number 4 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Supermarkets and Grocery Stores in Australia industry.

In 2018 the company generated total revenue of $57,201,000,000 including sales and other revenue. In 2018 Woolworths Group Limited had 202000 employees in Australia including employees from all subsidiaries under the company's control.

The Chief Executive of Woolworths Group Limited is Mr Brad Banducci whose official title is Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer. The Chairman of Woolworths Group Limited is Mr Gordon Cairns whose official title is Non-Executive Chairman. 

Woolworths Group Limited operates as a food, liquor and general merchandise retailer, and also operates in the hospitality and gaming sector. The group's main business operations are categorised into the following divisions:

  • Australian Food - The company operates approximately 1,000 Woolworths-branded Supermarkets.
  • New Zealand Food - Woolworths operates approximately 180 Countdown grocery stores across New Zealand, and is engaged in wholesale operations to an additional 69 stores.
  • Endeavour Drinks - Retailing of liquor in-store and online through its Dan Murphy’s, BWS, Summergate Cellarmasters, Langtons and winemarket.com.au brands.
  • BIG W: The company operates approximately 183 Big W discount department stores in Australia, and is a retailer of hardware, stationery, books, homewares, toys, sporting goods, clothing, recorded media, software, automotive goods, pet food and health & beauty products.
  • Hotels: The company operates approximately 323 licensed venues and gaming operations across Australia through its majority-owned Australian Leisure & Hospitality Group (ALH Group) subsidiary.
  • Petrol: Woolworths operates approximately 530 fuel service outlets under an alliance with Caltex Australia.

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