2013-04-16 10:46

The Oak Brook, Ill.-based co-op says it intends to spread the word about the growth of Craftsman products in Ace stores.

2013-04-15 22:20

John Hartmann has been appointed as the company’s new president and CEO, following the retirement of Heidemann, effective May 31

2013-04-12 11:49

Houston-based Handy Hardware Wholesale says in a letter to members that the co-op is “moving in the right direction.”

2013-04-12 10:24

Industry vendors have a unique opportunity to introduce their products to Ace Hardware’s merchandise buyers during its Buying Days event on June 7 in Oak Brook, Ill.

2013-04-11 12:45

Lynn Bradley, senior director, retail development, is out at Handy Hardware Wholesale, a cost-cutting move according to the Houston-based co-op.

2013-04-11 11:47

The Chicago-based co-op has recognized its 2012 Supplier of the Year, among others.

2013-04-10 12:49

Thomas E. Markert brings to the board a background that includes roles at Office Depot, Citicorp and Procter & Gamble.

2013-04-05 11:35

CEO Lyle Heidemann describes 2012 as “one of the most profitable years in the company’s history.”

2013-04-04 11:51

The Houston-based hardware co-op that filed for bankruptcy protection in January says it has received “expressions of interest from third parties.”