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Frieda D. Ellis, 95, the matriarch of Ellis Hardware of Seneca, Ill., died March 9. She was a pioneer, an original and a successful hardware store retailer.

“She spent over 60 years in the hardware business, on her own from 1953 to the 1960s,” said Michael Ellis, Frieda’s grandson. “Her story is inspiring and unique.”

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True Value retailers gathered in Atlanta for the company’s Spring Convention.

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High-tech security, dry-erase coatings and underground protection were among the demonstrations at the 2013 International Builders' Show.

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Upscale bathroom design company Devon & Devon opened a fittingly upscale showroom in London’s fashionable Notting Hill neighborhood.

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The mood is upbeat at the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas, both inside and outside the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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A truck drivers’ rodeo, a farm and ranch expansion and an angelic choral kickoff were among the highlights of the 2012 True Value Fall Market in Salt Lake City, which concluded Sept. 23.