July 13, 2016

As expected, a surge in second-quarter homeowner project planning.

March 24, 2016

House wrap and other barriers are enjoying a golden age.

February 8, 2016

Taking independence to new levels, and finding synergy

December 14, 2015

In California, Sonora Lumber Company embraces “seasonal.”

November 12, 2015

A Home Improvement Research Institute study anticipates steady sales growth.

October 16, 2015

A Home Improvement Research Institute study anticipates steady sales growth.

October 2, 2015

From the issue: The stakes in class-action litigation can be enormous, say lawyers from Sidley Austin LLP.

September 28, 2015

A closer look at Ace "Coolest Hardware Store" award winners.

September 11, 2015

A closer look at Ace "Coolest Hardware Store" award winners.

August 20, 2015

The up-and-coming building materials you never expected

July 28, 2015

Retailer asks: “How’s it growing?”

 
July 14, 2015

A color-matching system targets paint contractors and interior designers

July 6, 2015

Recently, US LBM’s Universal Supply division acquired A&C Supply in New Jersey. The move was the latest in a long list of expansions.

July 1, 2015

New technologies and smarter driving are key.

July 1, 2015

With applications ranging far and wide, here are a few types of products that illustrate the powerful relationship between weather and home improvement retailing.

June 29, 2015

Measuring the impact of USA labeling.

May 28, 2015

Who gets to use the Forest Stewardship Council logo? The rules aren’t as simple as you might think.

May 12, 2015

Universal Supply Company acquired A&C Supply and will launch a new brand: Universal Fasteners. 

April 14, 2015

In the modern history of the Golden Hammer, a roll-call of worthy retailers have been recognized as “Retailer of the Year."

March 23, 2015

Looking into the future of the American automobile, Melville, New York-based Leviton launched the next generation of electric vehicle charging station pedestals for workplace environments.

March 16, 2015

What do Badlands Do it Best Hardware and Dressel’s Hardware have in common? They rank one and two on their co-op’s list of hardware stores with highest total warehouse purchases per retail square foot.

March 4, 2015

In the shadow of O’Hare Airport in a strip mall next to a Hobby Lobby, the Mount Prospect, Illinois, True Value store serves as a laboratory and a retail-testing zone for the co-op.

February 26, 2015

Greg Mann will guide the team with its $5 billion in purchasing power to negotiate on behalf of Do it Best Corp. and Home Hardware. 

February 4, 2015

As True Value dealers descend on Dallas for the Spring Reunion, the company's "Strategy in Action" is described in the current issue of HBSDealer.