San Jose, Calif.-based Orchard Supply Hardware said sales were down in 2012, but the company pointed to improved “financial flexibility.”
The co-op takes on Solve and Morningstar Communications to provide branding strategy and communications support.
The search is on for a new leader at Handy Hardware Wholesale, which filed for bankruptcy protection last month.
After signing a long-term deal to supply paint for Ace Hardware, Valspar CEO Gary Hendrickson expects to ride the recovery to increased sales.
A blend of education, entertainment and relaxation highlighted the recently completed Do it Best Corp. Winter Conference held in Phoenix.
The hardware co-op's chairman of the board earns professional credentials as NACD Fellow.
A new hardware store is under construction in Chandler, Texas, the result of two years of land use preparations, according to an article in TylerPaper.com.
Orchard Supply Hardware (OSH), a chain of California home improvement stores, is holding a hiring event to staff its new stores in Tigard and Portland, Ore., according to an article in The Oregonian.
Youthful Ace hardware store employees discuss ways to kill zombies. Reviews are mixed.
The March 2013 issue of Consumer Reports found newcomer paint brand Clark+Kensington to be the leading scorer among interior paints.