Consumer Staples

Founded in 1914 to promote services and goods between Western Australian farmers, Wesfarmers is now one of Australia's largest companies. Based out of Perth, Australia Wesfarmers is a conglomerate that spans many different businesses in many different industries. The company has operations in retail, chemicals, fertilisers, coal mining and industrial and safety products. The company is Australia's largest private employer with around 200,000 employees. WES offers both American and European style options.