Hardware Stores

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REPORT: Riding out the storm

The scene played out in New Jersey -- and across the Northeast -- as a late winter storm snapped hardware stores into action. (Source: NJ.com)

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REPORT: Orchard Supply moves ahead with new Florida store

Having received the thumbs up from Winter Park’s planning and zoning board on March 7, Orchard Supply is moving forward with its plans to build a new location where a bowling alley used to be. (Source: Orlando Business Journal)

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Saved: Texas hardware store

A 140-year-old independent hardware store in Brownwood, Texas, was ready to pack it in. But then this happened. (Source: Washington Times)

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REPORT: New owners for Wards Hardware

After 30 years, a Michigan family sells its business. But the neighborhood-hardware-store tradition lives on with a new name: Peter's True Value. (Source: Detroit Free Press.)

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REPORT: Store opening in Iowa

A young couple, baby in tow, are about to launch a rejuvenated DeMaris Hardware. (Source: The Globe Gazette)