Home Retail Group

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Home Retail Group plc
Home Retail Group
IndustryRetailing
FateAcquired by Sainsbury's plc
PredecessorGUS plc
Founded10 October 2006; 13 years ago (2006-10-10)
Defunct2 September 2016; 3 years ago (2016-09-02)
Headquarters489-499 Avebury Boulevard, Saxon Gate West, ,
Area served
United Kingdom
Key people
John Coombe, Chairman
John Walden, CEO
ProductsConsumer goods
OwnerSainsbury's (2016–present)
ParentJ Sainsbury's
SubsidiariesArgos (1998–16: sold Sainsbury's)
Homebase (2006–16)
Habitat (2011–16: sold sainsbury's)
Websitewww.homeretailgroup.com

Home Retail Group plc is one of the UK's leading home and general merchandise retailers. It is the parent company of Argos and Habitat. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.

Home Retail Group owns a number of well-known brands, including Alba, Bush, Chad Valley, Challenger, Cherokee, Cooksworks, Habitat, Heart of House, Hygena, Schreiber, and Sovereign.

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