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James Hardie Industries (JHX)

Participants
Harold Wiens Interim Chief Executive Officer
Sean Gadd North America President
Jason Miele Chief Financial Officer
Peter Steyn Macquarie
Keith Chau MST Marquee
Andrew Scott Morgan Stanley
Simon Thackray Jeffries
Peter Wilson Credit Suisse
Lisa Huynh JPMorgan
Daniel Kang CLSA
Sam Seow Citi
Lee Power UBS
Brook Campbell-Crawford Barrenjoey
David Pace Greencape Capital
Anderson Chow Jarden
Paul Quinn RBC
Simon Thackray Jeffries
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Operator

Thank you for standing by and welcome to the James Hardie Q4 FY 2022 Results Call. All participants are in a listen-only mode. There will be a presentation followed by a question-and-answer session. [Operator Instructions] I would now like to hand the conference over to Mr. Harold Wiens, Interim Chief Executive Officer. ahead. go Please

Harold Wiens

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Sean Gadd

Harold. Thanks,

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Jason Miele

Thanks, Sean.

Let's turn to Page X.

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Sean Gadd

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Jason Miele

Gadd. Thanks

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Harold Wiens

few Jason. comments. A last Thanks,

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prepared portion today's of now Operator, our remarks. concluded We the have meeting. please Q&A commence

Operator

Steyn first from Thank you. ahead. [Operator comes go with Macquarie. Instructions] Please question Your Peter

Peter Steyn

evening. Good morning, Harold. much. very Sean Thanks and Jason, Good

doing that contribution a in well Just Page and you three metros exceptionally made not Sean I uplifting particularly markets. highlighted drill those that color numbers correcting color the XX% have to plus big made wanted to XX% to seems particularly down contribution Am on across thinking overall? performance the the So be XX. plus would on sales

competitive to of seeing more you're from resulting that perspective, in And of bit strong little from an performance. a Just perspective. what understanding demand wanted that what's get a a

Sean Gadd

vinyls, where obviously colors so generally Peter. say costs that where against will but and Thanks running particularly up I North Midwest, in pretty the go paint are America, we well Northeast. across markets

that, kind are got large, those relatively those we in still – regions we've – in was all of terms in what the XX% three but color. The color still mean, are headroom lots of in planning I were for. markets three right of increase You're

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Peter Steyn

I'm conversion Could whether around some they're rates, in Yes. well the there's your any at just in data, and on the of seen of because Thanks, the I in on. the seeing around change off we're in Sean. what marketing. generally, been quite up sneak moment your market you're context But a the so curious presumably in just going the rates any Have follow-up drop – executing you data?

Sean Gadd

Yes.

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Peter Steyn

Appreciate Thanks, Sean. it.

Operator

you. Thank

from comes question MST Keith next with Chau go ahead. Please Your Marquee.

Keith Chau

first us and they the about what from of morning, outlook being comment give a of gentlemen. your usually the I how are. least near-term a seem that line top positive us and the within expect to the in sense volume FYXXXX you at price? you assumptions price, Sean, the growth in mentioned tracking at guess, for margin backlog you date tracking But you on to and evening, volume for both double how Can year. you're perspective? Good progression I in some remodelers know around sense your quarter, fairly, the be and give mix least what just you can versus case quarter through a you've been revenue

Sean Gadd

like sure, tell up about as sure. basically of I would've Keith, so Yes, XX% I yesterday you will far. filed

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So our what predict. growth we double volume will digits year-over-year be is

Jason Miele

the Sean X% the was And in order were real clarify – plus XX% to mix quick, plus then up of mentioned that year-to-date to the price on the volume We're Just quarter. XX% so we in Keith, indicated first file. XX% call, growth for full year. the on for track

Sean Gadd

Volumes forward; an your ask situation Europe, follow-up a Can bit being I moment? and at a regions other obviously, unfortunate what the Europe's given were bit APAC particularly in softer be would the in a and Any APAC in period, going you. of down on the period. useful. the very expectations also Thank the looked APAC color margins are for that for Europe around

Jason Miele

Yes. Thanks, Keith.

think I pressures by impacted the fourth businesses. you all the inflationary quarter in margins saw in

help. So the we’re as move a obviously full we strong APAC will result year. expecting forward pricing actions for

every construction for to operating remodel. the U.S., and for backlogs Similar guidance see But the strongly. repair giving not business and we very We’re is region.

net QX strong to initial VL in and strong as QX. continues. drive last positions flagged, see quarter will growth fourth in But a are EU the the build expect EBIT that there. And QX we some – probably year strong and we as expect region. you slightly the for we happened comping And we’ll circumstances with a we Europe strong very see again revenue flattish as product we strengths similar the price mix So year. down growth unfortunate conflict throughout volume last of that continue full to inventory well maybe the

Keith Chau

very much Jason. Thanks

Operator

you. Thank

Stanley. Morgan with Please Scott Andrew from comes go question next Your ahead.

Andrew Scott

job you. question Thank pretty mix so for Great this is far. you. a Sean, on

in a the of done correctly, view benefit your of right, reading strong here. but forward from and harder. converting Cemplank job a interested the what maybe in runway conversion Color it sort the as great cadence you’re on only just I the not sort so and think sounds I’m there’s to mixed like as it XXXX. expecting And HardiePlank, much the looks is runway Just If to be there you’ve bit

it from runway harder much So you can about you how here? and talk you’ve mix get think does got on

Sean Gadd

Yes, Andrew. no problem,

timing start So to the yes, we in certainly the so lap that off. that comes Cemplank that QX,

so to – And if the component down, end going our X% we will slow to which hit this going with rate between the mix it’s of we’re because today going price up of the for pricing we Color year, obviously and penetration, to but believe that’s we XX%.

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be is And business. of And so we’re than driving faster the honest, growing Color rest the those. to

year good the to feel we with regard still So runway this about fair having decent still do for price mix.

Andrew Scott

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Sean Gadd

Yes.

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And the brand. SKUs. now so down five It’s to we’ve reset

use and – having truly So like fighter happen utilize to afraid at not at open threat, feel there’s it’s any I But competitive this if going don’t I we us year. to I’m to a brand. it’s don’t envisage if where point and to builders. it it, up it but like this a we have we envisage this

Jason Miele

Yes. I’d just add Andrew.

a repair of business where Cemplank faster rest grow at to means continuing as remodel. faster point is We’re a And and for remodel. we’re year, now XX% not is in and business our mentioned, product intend repair Color Sean repair to which than the we and this grow And a of remodel.

XX XX, impact years while brand to as afraid ago. So a big have it may not Sean’s not been as use of it’s fighter

Andrew Scott

agree. I you No, Thank completely gens.

Operator

you. Thank

question Please Simon next comes go Your ahead. from from Thackray Jeffries.

Simon Thackray

X% you margins in I actual Good evening pretty margin being XX%, significant part for growth ColorPlus And guys. margin in for XX%. so that that net of just improvement a year-on-year, just expectations year, much. the ColorPlus first against given helpful, QX assuming America North Am for right obviously X% when of price XXXX? XX% the about is what in very mix? mix in had Good looking below the for Very sales XX% to another of North sequential America, quarter to your price Sean, is morning. the terms in to range to your XX% earlier comment expectation then Thanks

Sean Gadd

Yes.

Okay.

So I’ll part of the first Simon. the question, start with

is So our towards come going of through mix to price the drive our majority Color.

we of mix in we’ll correct. and repair remodel think benefit lapping that’s go and for the and strong be pulling that continue get investment quite price the So And Hence up investment that drive the that sure. our in will consumer, the we Cemplank. so obviously and we to what’s believe will

one of So that. more that Color. all point, And we it’s then about at have quarter

Simon Thackray

margin. Okay. just And in

Jason Miele

Yes.

XX high not points by is it is ColorPlus we’re price products just then that specific X% guidance give XXs. of But and margins price be X of taken which As the to points to increase, mix, embedded not in going with quarter. all to we’d across far as expect the

Simon Thackray

a But from is quarter, down step to obviously a Jason. Thanks up... numbers, it which quick fourth Okay. those real to and then get follow understandable just

Jason Miele

and across pretty XX% much you pulp, year sequentially by as to up the XX% in see year deliver driven, we’ll range. full know the for the through Primarily go quarter-over-quarter then freight, and it inflation everything

Simon Thackray

question we a of that’s campaign; No, about ago that guide while there, and talked a the into marketing couple of follow has on marketing of generally, with digital marketing the that consumer is? helpful. level investment gone give investment. the the was years And a XXXX level up you Okay. guide and what quick you’re just Jason, the us Can for

Jason Miele

Yes.

$XX million, talked year. $XX before So last $XX would probably of about a number million million up It to ended about million. $XX would’ve we it kind

on XX, about shifting results we regions. where Page increase the with And had we showed comfortable then this the just But this more were be a might extending dollars of we’re It that as to from that. from done program the into some year. up see. from year, XX% three as Now in we’ll was want Sean things we’re But there seeing we’re past. we go

as continue of going that’s And QX and we’re to so a growth, part in we are to invest I mean well, Simon. company. growth

We drive throughout and future the year expect. are investing to in quarter one, growth growth through the we

Simon Thackray

Excellent. Thank gentlemen. you,

Harold Wiens

Simon. Thanks

Operator

you. Thank

Peter comes Credit question next Suisse. ahead. Please Wilson go from with Your

Peter Wilson

the went of cost a The XXX [ph], on top comment FY and size before. percentage a XXX on of the because get first And of Europe down I morale year state business. decrease sales SG&A the bps bps you. XXXX team I also, the base. a Thank

it and wondering you’ve just effect stripped back kind how sustainable So, much is? I’m of how that

Jason Miele

high. I and them as a the going teams delivering out were, of said, line Like COVID on It’s entered think That’s Ryan two reduction. Me SG&A morale’s held driving sales there but massive is in shape. weeks wasn’t percentage it and Harold the Yes, Yes, were that. top we ago, down line. we I definitely spend, a good SG&A

we to So, I said in. had and countries right given in that in had That part driving that’s base. team the of year. it’s They if the based That’s out acquisition of we XXXX, in that back SG&A wanted case the leverage a go to we all key result. team. we’re strong They line the still across this be Germany, acquiring said, February, fairly will is significantly invest you a big representation the think the SG&A top and business us

talent, So et other marketing, businesses, the cetera. just like two

to towards on forward. good, have see, continue we deliver expecting morale as an high right they targets be of the increase. if a I strategy I revenue, our But wouldn’t team’s to and billion the percentage move So mean, the to you’ll SG&A

Peter Wilson

good. I increases Okay, departure second ask and is it can which Because Sean, plus commercial to was decision? if price whether North difficult just is I just pricing. approach, a from America, do large increase, cost for that it, understand that And as I fairly not price a on put through annual

a just some changing about So of you commercial thought approach whether how repercussions future decision might there? there think you from and the wondering kind be

Sean Gadd

Yes.

typically way, ended we said, a about is this talking the you price describe year it we our reasonable customers. certainly, up I price once lose you thought usually and way increased, Obviously the it hard. So guess normally I key quite I price increases. of to all

through they we that they the how deal to with gave about way see ones it. get to we they recommended the best were talking options talked And take us increase. and were We’re the the And and actually can price about what’s inflation. going to

So, strong with conversations of this. like have having partnerships one the benefits we customers, to our good of were able

right. me price so about would’ve is when they the see don’t you asked being I that informed And them increase any me repercussions,

And so landed we price talked the as size on We of about that well. increase. the

with So, we did that partners. our in conjunction

Peter Wilson

customer Okay. a I a would why price mean, want increase?

Sean Gadd

it more component Because, well, same and a as them for they’ve freight inflationary and one, got certainly them for costs us. prior makes money the just freight, is bigger than

– with deal they the them helps So see. they that it inflation

Harold Wiens

Yes.

and product our Peter, remember market we’re for to creating into selling thing are customers one the demand think them. I

revenue pulling, what on about sell spending regions our talking marketing say to of are and we margin our marketing them. they’re back the Northeast, taking was we’re think Sean some money into when customers about campaign, you a pull So, the to we

So it’s win-win.

Peter Wilson

Thanks. it. Got Okay.

Operator

you. Thank

Huynh ahead. Your Please Lisa question JPMorgan. from comes next go with

Lisa Huynh

execution anecdotally, Hey the whether how the had talk bit compared well. I had customers a are guess, the about guess, on you’ve and given to been over And that’s whole any team. issues more with I happy? disrupted quarter, the has just freight which a an Oh, peer morning I question set can from whether standpoint as on you the transport

Sean Gadd

we haven’t But and Yes. trucks disruption. America harder we the North are the perspective, lock seen any working we From up that definitely to need. rail cars

but haven’t more disruption. We’re for seen it, paying any we

to get customers ones that industry. the our the better one feedback continue our to is in them flow from We of

So, haven’t are disruptions, seen at we harder working we any but it.

Lisa Huynh

guess Okay. it a follow cost larger say, in just risen safe the and given of costs past And of now like has than quarter, the a freight pulp? as how bucket up, the I items that over to say freight’s surcharges is fuel

Harold Wiens

pulp the top and Freight would and be labor. two,

Lisa Huynh

Okay, sure. Thanks.

Harold Wiens

proportion what to them growing three in proportion of They’re what they – years the are ago. the been would’ve all five

Lisa Huynh

freight’s you guess pulp say I what I guess, was than large was would I asking. now?

Harold Wiens

close, components be, specific our costs, by our not three pretty confidence. items the we’re for large They’d of they’re three going of those numbers input far are give but the to Lisa, largest

Lisa Huynh

Sure. Thanks.

Operator

Thank you.

CLSA. next question Your Kang Daniel from comes ahead. with Please go

Daniel Kang

Morning everyone.

to second wanted hike. price confirm just the Just, Sean

about lags guess us one talk come that through effectiveness hike, but second any before, or actual the talked Can the I X% level any you the the the price understand was the I So a through hike. potential risks, first lags risks and of hike? you may price potential from price

Sean Gadd

goes of the got – it price into It was now Yeah, I X% on increase essentially have orders obviously so like said June increase. backdated. our got sort effect we've because a price will gets lag on that XXth

we'll start that full to you'll it's by QX. the of effect So in, beginning see of see, to going come

somewhere out will it it'll over for time around and lag net So X% the year.

Daniel Kang

well you expect from the architectural may, follow Okay, year? that much And guess up market. contribution I I if you FY launched expect the, that the And do the guess contribution by range I when and meaningful received on is to more range? great. follow just recently up in Do the a XXXX

Sean Gadd

learn us Yeah. Right to FY from do pretty continuing now some see sales. I and XXXX, that test is much

We to be to are going where to throughout be and test we're year it's available expanding the going our sales. do continuing

and probably Our FY I towards the second test get XXXX. you value right our proposition and in. think meaningful XXXX starting into then think learn be something pricing our future, we're sales and honest, end to FY see the of To half back and about when dialled

Daniel Kang

you Thank guys.

Operator

you. Thank

Your next go with Please Seow Citi. question Sam comes from ahead.

Sam Seow

Jason Sean. and evening Thanks

you guess, market And end softer of on on guidance, high market the relatively factors I fair? there the that comfortable a part backing I old above or is to towards the the growth is is that's Just bit if locked in? PDG out price gross, consider the targets, implies, guess, just your index that

Sean Gadd

guess share I we to continue taking haven't while, about for we'll I'll are you do that. Yeah, but PDG a and that believe we talked I tell

softens your repair second was, pretty said looks if And remodel us. part that. the and like you for So we robust again markets

got capacity to us So continue giving rate up grow we've see obviously coming some we on share, enable that us don't we necessarily the to like. and

to confident we'll pretty perspective, in that for that continue but So term you I'm cook sure. range, see what from our as PDG, feeling PDG

Sam Seow

to to to on the just website perhaps marketing size? those know timing two guess XX% periods Because about directly I up of And that you've what that, planning you lag you ColorPlus disclosed understand following you're there? volume and it's next, between the and hard the just talk growth? homeowner, plus kind And could regions visits

Sean Gadd

it's is like I now Yeah. reality, average. there on XX% XX% I mean lag the said, to that's lag, of sort a significant in

of a can you and are funnel right there's about imagine their consumers they at changing the decision the decision. bottom So them to are and we make intercepting

it increase like straight but of big time. the and of us one increase, been formula So isn't isn't period seeing spike. are we a month sort over a for It's

right the believe do the So we're we that. we impacting good feel about maker And decision at time.

in are some continue our people Now campaign. obviously who we there's in consumers marketing some be will through deliberation, still to influence that deliberation

think how So it. that's I of about kind

long to that down. a fairly to path feel with we but get it that. is purchase But good journey We to trying are compress the

continuing to are learn. We

some good be We to definitely getting from data QX. all perspective top Baltimore. starting they expansion a from that to get point, way expanding tracing our going into nothing are through in the into want there then We're to Chicago and the be expanding are sort consumers disclose website DC I we but the we're expanding Minneapolis. And yet. it'll we're to And so of

Sam Seow

till XX marketing? And to the old you visits take website year. shouldn't million talking really flow if months X.X so XX% to this really then XX was you're those XXXX about, those through that March And

Sean Gadd

the, look that XX wouldn't at just you say when I average. because about say an I when that's for think again, sure, months,

and funnel through go are two some about So that through months. some that in this months XX, there XX go in consumers do

So accurate. I that's don't think

I really I strong. this we campaign a campaign before is marketing and don't was started mix. think this believe that great fair it's doing

together you with Now our that we'll tell customer. also

her she to we when So pretty markets and make then yes, those contractors got saying, Christine's, our ready it that back to sure our to get is in yes go actually that to consumer work wants feverously customers. to we obviously Hardie say with

put And a new just XXX we’ve that the those of perspective, the a mind, before in hadn’t it driving contractors, into contractors lot system. signed – link growth. so the my lot about And done in up incremental three of what’s regions that is in Hardie

Sam Seow

Thanks for that. it. Great. Appreciate

Harold Wiens

worries. No

Operator

Thank you.

Your go comes Lee with from Power next question UBS. Please ahead.

Lee Power

Hi team.

target You’re had LEAN. of against a we’re how out give just an you mean, benefit I for the obviously XXX continuing idea there savings million tracking at that target? of you LEAN. globally us Can

Harold Wiens

Yes, continues we’ve saved over savings. deliver XXX so million to it globally, Lee,

we’re then capacity. margin in delivers us also Sean us stability And our has and the with allowed over cornerstone on guidance the gives mentioned into as been confidence and the savings, And XXXX added importantly of the plants More for call, savings. track it’s the of million. XXX track to huge May us. our we’re on on way ranges with providing range LEAN has what the in Yes, raise margin back consistency

Lee Power

channel of about idea obviously Okay. how Sean, be about? just visibility the have are us your robust? before is Can in just give you the an the backlog customers visibility talked Thanks. you into then now? long much the or And you may how not that pipeline talking It

Sean Gadd

Yes.

with to backlogs a from perspective, So to R&R week six. about sort of an contractors eight four are talking XX typically

of still as sort with which dealers us. we relatively our and the from see some continue strong them they that to distributors, our see. good we is customers, that’s visibility, obviously work – for our So start And to visibility from –

able of feel to gives It runs, makes Jason right numbers. enables – products said, we make us factory So with to up to it time. fairly of length also us the right the our the to feels set get in know as be it kind confident right deliver our

one is for is reasons pay the visibility to starting does. off the the why LEAN it So way of us

Lee Power

you. Thank Okay.

Sean Gadd

No problem.

Operator

you. Thank

ahead. from Brook Please comes with Barrenjoey. go next question Your Campbell-Crawford

Brook Campbell-Crawford

taking thanks my question. Yes, for

low chart XQ. stack a you couple bar like of products Just Slide looks the gray value XXXX points same percentage chart there, in lower on the the XX, that than bar is provided for FY

moving couple up customers point doing months, like just to yes, price clearly chart percentage on what’s scale? sort the if couple is of of understand keen really well points, over a to looks changed this to it’s last change So it, your but because

Harold Wiens

a we of way retail. guys Yes, backup. there. interiors sampling more are also I think – so made selling And obviously we’re bar all you the around the into are pushing from perspective, gray is moves you’ve Inside

than growth. was part of obviously retailers our channel look that’s So And we to probably are them ensure it we to the stronger with build even today. of trying back we though relationship a strategic make retail see is amount reduce that to

of And so our been more retail, back into more a the through than pushing we’ve professional of channel. retail

Brook Campbell-Crawford

Yes.

of to sorts million and expecting XX inflation, it be follow-up previously XX Okay. Thanks. million. you’re And to COGS a

a it I of think XX be Maybe in sort to be range would now you up million to FY give just presume I you’re FY XXXX, that. great expecting XX it Jason, and [ph]. relative COGS higher, XXXX, keen was the understand what question update last step how to any for expecting to much are you that at million but inflation the

Jason Miele

XX Yes, definitely globally, since thinking February, now Brook to significantly we’re XXX. estimates shifted – are our and

So significant change were a where we months ago. from couple

Brook Campbell-Crawford

Okay. that. Thanks for

Operator

Thank you.

Please go with Your next Pace question comes from Greencape ahead. Capital. David

David Pace

morning, Good guys.

Ukraine how And in fiber European I I cement to in you? far region? story are penetration cement fiber context, confident how along have annualized penetration Europe, in guess Just fiber European in the the with respect that cement ongoing despite growth

Jason Miele

going plank Yes, track to as nice bring from not job thanks the that grow – done the XXXX. market. a but continue with get-go in on product market. fiber a good February, overlapping. It more The new with not seeing is plank is wall. which discussed year. just on question, products we’re growth for has we broadly plank really cement to The but we’ll And the VL team a that David. is that growth this And to It’s Europe flat was that's the market,

team different very were business strong the has The plan planks, to bringing through to there products that'll and with Harold a that the into for there. innovations market. Ryan but So and go be Me we're a and us, good looking them.

excited us it'll are take successful to this think it'll the I'm be they call We opportunity not opportunity. but a commercial years. gypsum fiber what first and goal purposes, get €XXX in €X it We sensitivity alongside a have a for attacking. that become next become within we cement step they're towards million in about business to million XX to €XXX our will going what fiber believe large business very discuss detail on that the will billion

David Pace

and you, your gearing are capital Okay, some be you what to just is you're against just allocation us your principles throwing with wonderful. And Can business heart up marginal while talk because give flush flush? that just is you I've through going strategies cash not low. and us obviously got it

Harold Wiens

question. great No change. Yes, David,

comes growth organic So first.

changes, don't market to organic we'll we're path. after we we continue list. We be managed the comes Obviously to believe path this down that the growth U$X.X we've that that business. a capacity that down always underway. first, can make have if but billion other investment any billion grow four-year US$X.X with an shareholders is returning We're plan adjustments to that is on – And going and that continue would how opportunities to company. last That's we

We have on. us and what some we're in great that's of focused front opportunities

David Pace

great Thanks Guys, that's result.

Harold Wiens

Thanks, David.

Operator

Thank you.

Australia. Jarden, Anderson with go ahead. next from Chow Your Please question comes

Anderson Chow

morning my for evening. Good question. Thanks and taking good Yes.

do kind conversion optimal the leads? Just bit from you little rate? see in sort up success as from on conversion there just is Or marketing of, a a I Page we presentation, that mean, XX,XXX I the the numbers sales your of or delay, XX to higher you of I link kind the more, measure the a mind. understand mean, how probably of the from wanted mentioned is could there before level? X,XXX of

Harold Wiens

Yes.

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or twice So is lifetime. do will that once in their consumer something this our

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she gets along stuck way. definitely So the

what So to we what team – are trying path. develop is as to where and along bottlenecks understanding working I'm find get the on her a tools the are and

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asking for samples. are We more seeing people

sales brochures, We seeing certainly for go as and are more people volumes seeing we're up well. asking the

that to very that we in working. control group, is the feel So confident the compared this end

Jason Miele

are real questions places it But clarify the not. of footnote doing talked we quick the higher XX just a I places – than earlier. marketing, or on the we got it the in want clear XX% to we've maybe we're now, points about couple Sean the when Yes. wasn't because are

the we in points is we're we're say in color not the the still up XX doing locations, doing doing marketing. it's we're when regions XX, And XXs places but we are in the ColorPlus getting the marketing; the marketing the differential the XXs. three So we're growing

invest. the we and say, still ultimate cetera, learning measurement. et sales So us do what the rate, success our increased customers figures continue We when leads seeing marketing sales we days and exact to leads for it? are we're that's exactly should how measure you We're early and for conversion therefore but be going to and the and see

Anderson Chowv

Got expect? sales and And of could I of there clarify just the XXXX achieve to mean, cumulative marketing times you quickly three the this that marketing times is wanted in it. to it. to XXXX growth Got two kind kind any that speak dollars sort expense of given or expansion

Harold Wiens

Yes.

So one year a things, more efficient effective epicenters. of and couple in is second are round way we three

months. need as And we XX in much new year the don't a obviously as regions. start did So we as in to much we lot dollars last those as We've regions. last then spend much learned

stuff that some there's repeat. So won't we

So from a investing go be this marketing effective we continue we path. versus more overall as down more But perspective are year we to dollars will last. the

Jason Miele

Yes. Probably about a centrally. lot a work done XX% uptick, of the core but

cost. without a we double of So it's the increase huge amount in can places into not go

Anderson Chowv

Asia our Zealand three what long-term wonder talk ahead invest targeting. I growth year Australia, you do sort on in on just to I you. last I Pacific, what Victoria. tend a New in you are – new may Thank If – and mean, this growth if about question could five given we a your capacity of of time horizon, expectation to significant

Harold Wiens

locations. construction of we're in invest site therefore we digit price, growth we'd revenue in We'll mix repair continuing as doing which double the Yes, U.S. see good in Greenfield this Victoria. price groundbreaking in to be and well week. new a both expect don't as to mix We volume and remodel would dynamics that a And similar underlying with market be

we're to to region. support, growth So that we're volume going this of excited the in invest and, future

Anderson Chowv

Thank you.

Operator

Thank you.

comes from with next go Paul Your Quinn RBC. Please ahead. question

Paul Quinn

guys. thanks very Yes, much, morning

doing Pacific sitting here, early regions this in earnings a new doubling of when program And key this you America? North across are look to? America North with Just to additional we then taking at other this back will the you three moving are of metros. and questioning program Asia marketing the What of the I.e. put marketing Europe? right percentage

Sean Gadd

for we our got where perspective invest about biggest North America, talk growth. I'll the we've opportunity in we believe from

as we've that's what a more I talked that and than I said, as get going about of we got, for see the based spoke, will sure. a expanding. time more marketing that we some and That for Midwest last still sort well. And national that done, us tracking typically Northeast, with so that's a of So programs collection, on would've reach. we've combined be be highly agreement architectural what Magnolia now, we got want us will we to have get will then

our So be continue might level. It what continue to to country continue the think different. marketing move. at across will will consumer to I will driving be It will, the move we're

focus talking this color piece a it, year the we'll of collections markets So where that. be be about now, in architectural right the But obviously would for

Harold Wiens

of on said. cover aligns global will I'll more I be with And tied the I our Yes. Paul; aspects strategy. Sean up campaigns think it that what marketing mean, the to

So would there's opportunity typically the occur. where marketing think the strategic places, we is

was this color applying but also within a year, for And a plus U.S., it And and so we're lot the in we learned from Northeast. globally. that on only not past focus that the

plans we similar similar seen campaigns region, folks, They currently. running ads AsiaPac then started would've at campaigns Australia so who for have in live Open looking the few that Aussie our months marketing And European team And marketing a and, the our to on game drive is region. the also in back in growth.

we now So past by to continue we've to learned do and a XX by initiative, strategic apply and region that need how months we that lot the

Sean Gadd

just that, week conversations with two happen I've APAC the to every would, Europe that I to weeks. and add

knowledge transfer very learning So the quick. is

Paul Quinn

some details helpful. time was or that's and That's could to, just And then one QX related around just higher non-repeat? corporate you whether that Okay. what call that give you and if a us cost

Harold Wiens

it accrued non the fully out it's repeatable. are, one didn't appendix feel and speak Paul for lists in that nature. time that there there's legal items we we the in to, one reserves but being a Yes. It's in slide the we’re

So one yes, time.

Paul Quinn

Got it. Got the slide. Cheers. guys. Thanks

Harold Wiens

Cheers.

Operator

Thank you.

Thackray with Your next question from Jeffries. Please ahead. comes Simon go

Simon Thackray

Sorry, Sean.

Just up, XX that just we one I'm on that fascinated quick were follow by Slide before. a

marketing well. to of changes was Google be yes. being sort browsers Just on looking that customers those on people period home of for about terms for, as Apple impact home, customers to are of that, most through made advertising, ID that that consumer for with their going which that, this at mobile are opted doing IDFA, track with the create able out, now in implementing Did XX% and or that any at

Sean Gadd

where Yes. us, Simon. It depends we it small but impact depends stays so, for at a had and what the, because there would've

their but necessarily So their that laptop. a I'm home, phone, looking design certainly on generally that, That's for on work brochures, looking guessing not for doing they're that's samples is on mobile. if

of that. of us, subset but it to haven't been a mix seen bit of our and a to, it. got impact we a we've in And terms of in we, learning, terms So we, us enough for hasn't

we actually subset to and we're them about because from. hold customers through a So, XXX that's get that get try it we month go can the help of just learning

it does So extent hasn't any impacted it we've yet. to to do what had

Simon Thackray

No, that's cool. Thanks Sean.

Sean Gadd

Thanks. worries. Simon. No

Operator

no you. Wiens questions further time. back this now Mr. remarks. for I'll are to at closing Thank hand There

Harold Wiens

time thank Well, the with our learn that you to took more first all, today about me of of let to visit us business. each

also it's can going every remiss, X,XXX doing didn't single this, you are one I'd and As it willingly be there out they're see, with of reach employees, if well thank driving people the and our are focus. that real I

thanks call. So for the you to team everybody thank on and coming

Operator

Thank conference our conclude you for for today. participating. does That

may You disconnect. now