July 12, 2017

What do you know? A smaller-format retailer beat out big-box competitors as the nation's favorite home improvement retailer.

July 11, 2017

Franquinha was a major fixture in his community -- as well as a successful hardware retailer.

July 7, 2017

It may be the age of Amazon, but a Richmond Heights, Ohio, Ace Hardware store is flexing its Independent muscle. (Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer)

June 28, 2017

The Ace chain acquired two more stores, growing its national store count to three digits.

June 23, 2017

Three more All Stars join the parade of high performance and community service.

June 22, 2017

Carhartt paints a touching story at Dunlaps Farm and Hardware.

June 22, 2017

A partnership with the Salvation Army gives back to communities.

June 20, 2017

Stores that capture the spirit of hardware, and the holidays.

June 16, 2017

The new Melville store will mark the chain's 29th location.

June 15, 2017

A "New & Now" endcap in Boise, Idaho, promises a "Red Hot Buy."

June 15, 2017

A-1 Irrigation Do it Best Hardware’s anniversary event cultivates customer appreciation.

June 14, 2017

Decades-old Crest True Value reinvents itself to thrive.

June 14, 2017

Total U.S. retail sales dipped for the month, and industry sales remained flat compared to April.

June 13, 2017

A Sioux City, Iowa, dealer displays the art and science of big-ticket sales.

June 8, 2017

It takes a little more to be a Stihl Hardware All Star. Here's the low-down on our winners from Florida, Hawaii, and Louisiana.

June 5, 2017

One woman's take on what it means to run a hardware business -- and be more handy than her husband.

June 2, 2017

Qualheim’s was the 2017 winner of the Best Hardware Store in Town program.

June 1, 2017

Family togetherness, customer centricity and store renovations combine to keep these three retailers at peak performance.

May 31, 2017

High-level advice to women — and others — who are starting out in hardware and lumber industry.

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 25, 2017

Skilled gardeners, cabinet workshops and zero messes are part of the All-star story.

May 23, 2017

Three more All Stars join the parade of high performance and community service.

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.