October 16, 2017

A demonstration and exhibit at the co-op’s Fall Market highlights opportunity.

October 13, 2017

The co-op's Fall Market kicked off with a little encouragement and a big buying spree.

October 10, 2017

Do it Best Corp. CEO Dan Starr has heard the advice. Now here’s the plan.

August 22, 2017

Former Do it Best and Valspar executive joins the agency as an “account ambassador.”

July 17, 2017

New hire’s resume includes Sutherlands, Our Own Hardware, Jensen and Ace.

July 16, 2017

Here's what Dan Starr has to say about speculation surrounding a rival co-op.

May 26, 2017

A call for action from the CEO at the Do it Best Spring Market

May 25, 2017

Petersburg Do it Best Hardware recently got tens of thousands of views on a viral video it posted on social media -- so it followed that up with a cool time-lapse of its store.

May 22, 2017

Take a visual tour of the co-op’s colorful new department: The Color Bar.

May 19, 2017

Street Fighter marketing, plus a new vision for paint, highlight a May Market.

May 5, 2017

The new Divisional Merchandise Manager will oversee the hand tools, plumbing, cleaning, housewares and INCOM departments.

April 17, 2017

High praise from Indiana Chapter of Meeting Professionals International.

March 22, 2017

Ten years ago, the Parker Family bought back its Texas lumberyards

March 6, 2017

Do it Best Corp. turns to an experienced retailer to lead a team of territory managers.

February 27, 2017

The new merchandise manager will bring his category experience to bear on his new role.

January 19, 2017

An engaging video tells the story of a small town Vermont hardware store, and celebrates the spirit of an independent retailer. 

January 18, 2017

Sears Hometown opens inside a Louisiana Do it Best store

January 3, 2017

An exec from Bliffert Lumber and Hardware has been elected Milwaukee NARI board president.

December 15, 2016

Hipp Modern Builders Supply makes it to the finals of the 2016 Indie Awards.

December 7, 2016

HPM Building Supply celebrates 95 years in business with an inside-and-out renovation of its Big Island facility. (Source: West Hawaii Today)

December 6, 2016

The Open Buying Day last week opened the door for new vendors and new products, says VP of merchandising.

November 4, 2016

Replacement for Jay Brown brings 15 years of sales, consulting and supply chain experience.

June 19, 2013

Even before her hour-long presentation at the Do it Best May Market on the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Annette Bechtold was questioned about its potential impact on hardware retailers.

It happens all the time to Bechtold, senior VP regulatory affairs and reform initiatives for Digital Insurance.

"I laugh when I'm told 'you have an hour,'" Bechtold said about her presentation, "Preparing for Health Care Reform in 2014, What Employees Need to Know." "We could spend a day on it."

September 17, 2012

Taylor’s Do it Center of Virginia Beach, Va., celebrated the grand opening of its 11th store Saturday. 

The hardware store retailer’s newest store is in the Courthouse Marketplace shopping center in Virginia Beach. The store is the chain’s fifth in Virginia Beach.

 “It was an old fashioned grand opening with a board cutting, the mayor and chief of police,” said marketing manager Tom Townsend. The store’s soft opening took place in August.