Mitre 10 is the second largest hardware chain of stores in Australia. It was founded in the year 1959 by Jack Womersley, Tom Molomby, Tom Danaher, Reg Buchanan, and Ian Nisbet. Today across Australia more than 450 stores may be found. The stores have a large range of products such as Hardware and building supplies, housewares and electrical supplies, hand and power tools, paint and decorating supplies, kitchen supplies, gardening supplies, etc. Some of the best brands are also available in Mitre 10's stores.