Company Profile

Smiths City

Smiths City is a retail home appliances provider, founded in Christchurch in 1918, and has a proud tradition as a retailer and is one of New Zealand's largest retail chains. The company floated on the stock exchange in 1972, is now NZX-listed and has 17 stores in the South Island and 10 in the North Island trading under the Smiths City name. It recently bought the Auckland-based Furniture City business.

Directors and Executives
Tony Allison
Independent Non-Executive Director
Roy Campbell
Chief Executive Officer
Michael Hindmarsh
Chief Financial Officer
Antony Karp
Independent Non-Executive Director
Alastair Kerr
Ben Powles
Independent Non-Executive Director
Company Details
Registered Office: 261 Opawa Road, Hillsborough, Christchurch
Postal Address: PO Box 2343, Christchurch 8140
Telephone: +64-3-983-3000
Facsimile: +64 3 983 3031
First Listed: 14/11/2003
Balance Date: 30 April
AGM: 05/09/2019
Major Holdings Announcements
Date Name No. Held % Current
18/09/19 Mercantile Investment Company Limit 10,530,189 19.83 19.99
Director’s Interests Announcements
Date Name No. Held % Details Other
27/07/16 Robert James Campbell 96,012 0.18 - -
27/07/16 Simon Henderson 33,000 0.06 - -
Analysts’ Forecasts
No forecasts available
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Last Updated: 14/07/2020
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