The Oak Brook, Ill.-based co-op reported fiscal 2012 revenues of $3.8 billion along with a strong fourth quarter.
The co-op points to suppliers of the year in the categories of tools and equipment, lawn and garden and party/materials supplies.
Ace Hardware’s new television campaign marks a return of the co-op’s “Ace is the place” jingle.
Knoxville, Tenn.-based House-Hasson Hardware will bring thousands of visitors to East Tennessee as its largest annual event comes to resort town of Sevierville.
Ace Hardware opened in Casa Grande, Ariz., with a 9,950-sq.-ft. store in the Villago Marketplace, according to the TriValleyCentral.com web site.
The 86-store Midwest hardware store chain, recently purchased by Ace Hardware, spent the past year planning the new layout.
Ace Hardware is promoting its nationwide “Free Paint Saturday,” along with a sweepstakes for customers.
New paint in new packaging is in the works at True Value Co., as its interior and exterior paint lines get a makeover.
After filing for bankruptcy protection, the Houston-based hardware co-op hired a new director of operations.
An article on NorthJersey.com examines the strengths and challenges of the independent, neighborhood hardware store.