April 22, 2014

Tempe, Ariz.-based MTD Southwest Inc. is recalling several thousand Remington and Troy-Bilt electric leaf blowers, citing a laceration hazard applicable to both brands.

The blower's impeller has a reported tendency to break and strike the operator during use. MTD received 17 incident reports related to the Troy-Bilt model, which included 12 injuries that resulted in cuts, bruises and lacerations requiring stitches. One incident involving the Remington model was reported, which resulted in cuts and bruises.

April 8, 2014

Troy, Va.-based Red Rocker Candy is promoting its self-described "old-fashioned" style of candy for home improvement stores hoping to capture a niche in sweets. 

The company's Rocking Chair Mix, Cashew Toffee with White Chocolate, Solid Chocolate Dogwoods and Peppermint Bark are its big sellers, according to the supplier.

The company was founded on April 1, 2002. According to the company: "Red Rocker Candy products bring back the flavors and sentiment of times gone by."

March 5, 2014

The opening of Home Depot’s first direct fulfillment center marks a major step forward for the company’s omnichannel efforts.

June 3, 2011

The first-of-its-kind Home Channel News list of 50 hardware store all-stars visits stores with southern charm, historic charm and the universal charm of double-digit sales growth. Below, the state-by-state guide winds through Mississippi, Missouri and Montana.