April 19, 2017

The National Hardware Show’s VP points to best ways to explore successfully.

April 6, 2017

The National Hardware Show plans to match the right dealers with the right products.

April 4, 2017

The Chicago-based co-op builds on its New Zealand connection

March 31, 2017

Under new ownership, a seven-store hardware  business plans ‘aggressive growth.’

March 27, 2017

The True Value retail chain has opened up shop in Yuba City, California.

March 24, 2017

Gatlinburg Ace Hardware lifts a fire-ravaged community in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

March 23, 2017

After 29 years in business, and an unsuccessful effort to sell the business, Deep’s Hardware is shutting its doors in Danbury. (Source: The News-Times)


March 16, 2017

Bank Architectural Antiques is maintaining the integrity of classic New Orleans architecture — 10,000 doors at a time.

March 14, 2017

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

March 14, 2017

The co-op moved the needle 1.1% for revenue, but made double-digit progress on net margin.

March 10, 2017

The National Hardware Show’s Reimagine Retail program promises $100,000 for store improvements.

March 8, 2017

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)

March 7, 2017

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

March 2, 2017

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.)

March 2, 2017

Nominate a worthy retailer for the 2017 STIHL Hardware All-Star awards.

March 1, 2017

HBSDealer’s multi-city ‘man-in-the-street’ interview tracks growth plans for 2017.

February 27, 2017

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

February 22, 2017

At Mary's Ace Hardware in New Orleans, local touches bring an unmistakable Big Easy signature to the product mix.

February 21, 2017

The latest class of “Best Hardware Store in Town” honorees respect the five P's.

February 14, 2017

Pro X Home Center will leverage various solutions from the Epicor retail software product suite 

February 14, 2017

Some big players are struggling to sell sporting goods. For independents, that could be an opportunity.

February 7, 2017

Nominate a worthy retailer for the 2017 STIHL Hardware All-Star awards.

February 3, 2017

The Texas Historical Commission calls this store the oldest hardware store in the Lone Star state. It expects to close this month. (Source: KTXS Channel 12)

January 27, 2017

A venerable San Francisco family business finds a new, bigger, better home.