October 12, 2017

Whirlpool, Central Garden & Pet and Chevron are recognized for innovation and service to customers.

October 11, 2017

After entering bankruptcy protection in June, the company is seeking court approval to close all 130 of its remaining stores. (Source: Financial Post)

October 10, 2017

In Langford, British Columbia, the evolution of the Lowe’s big box continues.

October 9, 2017

There are many ways to prepare for the Halloween sales season. Here's a slice of Lowe's approach. 

October 9, 2017

Class-action lawsuits allege violations related to overtime pay and other wage-withholding issues. (Source: City Pages of Minneapolis)

October 6, 2017

A suit that claimed consumer confusion over dimensional lumber is thrown out of court. (Source: Milwaukee Joural Sentinel)

October 6, 2017

The struggling retailer reportedly borrowed $100 million from affiliates of the CEO’s hedge fund, ESL Investments (Source: Chicago Tribune)

October 4, 2017

A vinyl plank flooring and a family of cordless power tools lead the charge. 

October 3, 2017

A 150-year-old lumberyard will be updated and rebranded as a Gillman location.

September 25, 2017

The company’s latest tech feature involves converting smartphones into measurement aides.

September 22, 2017

Will a town’s livability rankings affect its building supply dealers?

September 20, 2017

Lowe’s partner simplifies entry door selection for DIYers.

September 18, 2017

A legal challenge from The Home Depot leads to the removal of a “home-décor superstore” from a Rhode Island shopping center, the Bald Hill Commons.  (Source: Providence Journal)

September 15, 2017

IKEA builds Indiana’s largest retail solar rooftop.

September 14, 2017

Pirch, Best Buy Tech Home and Interceramic Tile & Stone Gallery honored in store design competition.

September 13, 2017
Lowe’s Cos. has appointed a 20-year retail veteran to lead supply chain field processes
 
September 13, 2017

In 1984, Hechinger and Kmart raised the roof with The Home Team, but not for long.

September 12, 2017

Walmart be nimble. Walmart be quick. The world's largest retailer says it intends to simplify its sprawling U.S. store operations. (Source: Bloomberg)

September 12, 2017

As the retailer reports most stores impacted by Irma are back in business, the state is is providing police escorts for supply trucks.  (Source: Fox Business)

September 11, 2017

Coming soon: voice activated shopping at Home Depot with Google Assistant. 

September 6, 2017

The home decor retailer is on a roll — and then some. 

September 5, 2017

Generators and plywood are among the products in high demand ahead of Hurricane Irma, which is bearing down on South Florida. (Source: Orlando Sentinel)

September 5, 2017

Without admitting guilt, the giant retailer agreed to cough up $5.7 million as it faced USCPSC claims that it sold products that had been recalled. (Source: New York Times)

August 30, 2017

Back in 1981, an Ohio hardware and building supply dealer overhauled its fleet of 17 stores.