Bunnings sales lift Wesfarmers products

PERTH, Australia — Hardware retailer Bunnings Warehouse lifted parent company Wesfarmers’ profits 8.5% to a total of $562 million, but couldn’t overcome lagging results from fellow Wesfarmers subsidiaries Coles and Target. Wesfarmers CEO Richard Goyder sees more work to be done, but is confident in a turnaround, AAP reports.