Resource Star (RSL)

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Resource Star (RSL) is one of Australia's longest serving retail store icons with high brand awareness and widespread customer loyalty, particularly in NSW. The product mix is divided into Outdoor & Adventure, Casual Lifestyle and Fundamentals & Gifts.

Established in 1868 as a gentlemen’s outfitter and distributor of Australian-made products, the business has grown into a retail, property and investment company. The flagship store was opened in Market street in 1929. Until Oct 2001, Gowings Retail operated as a division of Gowings Bros Ltd, but was subsequently spun out via an IPO in Dec 2001.

After a suspension from the ASX, the company changed its name to Retail Star Limited in Aug 2006. In July 08, RSL changed its name to Resource Star Ltd. Company listed on Australian Stock Market (ASX) on 18 December, 2001.

RSL occupies a unique market niche position as an integrated lifestyle store in prime locations. The product mix has both defensive and discretionary elements. The company has high brand awareness and has built a large and loyal customer base with over 50,000 Gowings Club cardholders.

The traditional customer base is white collar and higher income blue-collar males. Baby boomers (the group aged 45 –60 years) form a significant proportion of RSL's customers. It competes with other leisure and sportswear retailers. The Company’s wholly owned subsidiaries are Orion Exploration Pty Ltd and Eastbourne Exploration Pty Ltd.

Resource Star (RSL) Products and Services

  • Uranium exploration.

Resource Star (RSL) Locations and Subsidiaries

Resource Star Head Office
Nissen Kestel Harford, Level 2, 100 Railway Road,
Phone: (08) 9367 8133
Fax: (03) 9367 8812

Resource Star (RSL) Share Price

Submitted by ASX Listed Company on 27 May, 2010 - 18:39