May 17, 2017

The Kansas City retailer recently celebrated its centennial with a blowout sale.

May 13, 2017

This year's NRHA Top Guns provided some perspective on succession planning, falling in love with the industry, and more.

May 10, 2017

The winner of the $100,000 prize was announced to much confetti and fanfare at the National Hardware Show.

May 10, 2017

Study promotes economic benefits of shopping local for building supplies.

May 10, 2017

Benjamin Moore's VP of retail services disseminated some knowledge around next-generation merchandising.

May 9, 2017

The International Hardware Fair in Cologne continues to innovate.

May 9, 2017

Our All Star profile series begins with three service-minded retailers.

May 9, 2017

The fourth-generation hardware store owner took the stage in Las Vegas and encouraged retailers to take some scary risks.

May 3, 2017

The National Hardware Show’s Reimagine Retail finalists have been selected.

May 2, 2017

From the archives: a New Orleans institution braces for warehouse competition.

April 20, 2017

The Capitol Hill institution sells to owners of A Few Cool Hardware Stores.

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:

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)