Our Story

The Reject Shop first opened its doors in 1981 when founders Ron Hall and John Shuster set up shop in the Melbourne suburb of South Yarra. Over 40 years later, The Reject Shop is a household name with more than 380 locations nationwide, known for providing great value on everyday items.
As the next chapter of our story unfolds, we will continue to focus on helping all Australians save money every day.

The Reject Shop also ranges high-quality private brands and sells products from some Australia’s most trusted brands including Dove, Morning Fresh, Cadbury, Tresemmé, Nivea, Pepsi, Finish, Omo, and more, but all with our single purpose in mind…to help all Australian’s save money.

Key Facts

  • $819.3M Sales FY23
  • 381 Stores and growing!
  • 4000+ Team Members