Howard’s Home Storage

As part of a proposed sale of the business the company had entered into agreements to acquire the franchise stores that it did not own, the sale did not proceed and as a result, the franchise network began to underperform, and unable to reach an agreement with its banks appointed an administrator to the Group. […]

Retail Adventure

The company was operating under three state brands the most recognisable was the small retail brand of “Crazy Clarks” and the big box format “ Sam’s Warehouse”. Over 15% of the portfolio was loss-making a the commencement of the programme. Over 6 months we consolidated operations in tow distribution centres in Brisbane and Melbourne, consolidated […]


Less than 5% of global sales were generated in Australia through a local shopfront and wholesale clients. An assessment of the business and costs of manufacturing identified a failure in the budgeting process of production. We identified that 15% of the costs of production was double handling of products and sample in transhipment. A further […]