What happened to David Jones Market St?

The David Jones Men’s Store has been closed for years but the new Cbus Property and Scentre Group development will again make the impressive art deco structure a landmark of the CBD.

Does Myer own David Jones?

David Jones’ main competitor is the larger, upmarket department store chain Myer….David Jones Limited.

David Jones store at QueensPlaza in Brisbane
Revenue A$2.2 billion (2016)
Operating income A$170 million (2016)
Number of employees 7200 (2014)
Parent Woolworths Holdings Limited (South Africa)

Who is the owner of David Jones?

Woolworths Holdings LimitedDavid Jones Limited / Parent organizationWoolworths Holdings Limited is a South African multinational retail company that owns the South African retail chain Woolworths, and Australian retailers David Jones and Country Road Group. Woolworths, however, has no association to Australia’s Woolworths supermarket chain. Wikipedia

What is the David Jones pattern called?

The houndstooth design, seen on many a carrier bag, is known throughout Australia as belonging to David Jones. But it’s almost unique. That’s because it’s one of a small number of marks, colours and even smells that bring to mind a brand even if the name isn’t present.

Is Woolworths selling David Jones?

DAVID Jones’ parent company Woolworths Holdings has poured cold water on speculation that it is looking to offload the high-end department store eight years after buying it for $2.1 billion.

Is David Jones owned by Woolworths?

WHL acquired David Jones in 2014, valuing the retail giant at around $2.15 billion. Despite ownership changing hands David Jones remains the oldest continuously operating department store in the world still trading under its original name.

Is houndstooth copyrighted?

The trademark appeals board concluded houndstooth is a known fabric pattern available to the general public and has been used by third parties to market to Alabama fans.