Trade Secret (company)
Trade Secret was a chain of clothing, accessories and home furnishing stores operated by TJX Companies and had 35 stores across Australia by April 2017. The stores were located in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Newcastle, Wollongong, Cairns, Townsville, Toowoomba, Albury, the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast. On February 3, 2017, they announced on their website that they would soon be rebranding all existing locations as T.K. Maxx and opening new locations across the east coast. As of April 20, 2017, the stores were operating as T.K. Maxx.
Number of locations
|35 (Apr 2017)|
|Products||apparel, footwear, accessories, and home fashions|
TJX acquired Trade Secret for AUD$80 million from Gazal Corporation in 2015.
Parent company TJX also operates Home Secret, a 'sister' store of Trade Secret, which carries home furnishings. As of January 2016, there is one location in Kawana, Queensland.
- "Trade Secret".
- "The TJX Companies, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Australian off-Price Retailer Trade Secret". TJX Press Releases. TJX.
- "Home Secret". www.myhomesecret.com.au.
- TK Maxx Australia Official Website]
- Trade Secret Official Website