February 4, 2015

Glenview True Value builds a retail destination every day.

December 30, 2014

Ace Hardware of Titusville (Florida), now celebrating its 50th year in business, has rolled out a systems upgrade with the Epicor Eagle N Series.

May 23, 2014

A neighborhood fixture is shutting its doors in Cleveland, but not before donating its entire inventory to the Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity.

Rudy Rosales, the 74-year-old owner of Rudy's Hardware in Cleveland's Slavic Village, is making sure his retirement isn't wasted on the community at large.

May 7, 2013

Grumpy Joe's is among the retailers on the hunt for big brands and domestically made products.

December 13, 2012

Hurricane lamps

June 1, 2012

Diane Hendricks, owner of ABC Supply Co. and the richest woman in Wisconsin, paid no state income tax in 2010, according to an article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

January 9, 2012

According to an article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the number of independent hardware stores in Milwaukee has shrunk 50% since the mid-1990s. 

The article quotes Doug Mamayek, owner of Mamayek's Hardware, which is one of several recent hardware stores in the area to close. "We haven't been profitable probably for almost 10 years now," he told the newspaper.

January 10, 2011

Sally Kagerer, owner of Beauchamp's Ace Hardware on the north side of Flint, Mich., will deliver the keynote speech at the 32nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. tribute Dinner in Flint on Jan. 13, according to an article in the Flint Journal.

January 10, 2011

It’s been nearly two months since Chicago-based True Value launched its new e-commerce site, and in that time the hardware co-op has seen traffic to TrueValue.com triple.

The new site already features more than 22,000 SKUs of its core assortments in accordance with its Destination True Value format. 

December 5, 2010

Bill Dieruf, owner of Dieruf Hardware in Jeffersontown, Ky., is not the first businessman-turned-elected-official. But...

November 28, 2010

Richard Singer, owner of Goodman’s Hardware in Fair Lawn, N.J., died on Nov. 13....

November 22, 2010

Sue Roberts, owner of Ace Hardware of Grand Ledge, Mich., has recently been elected to...

November 2, 2010

Bill Dieruf, owner of Dieruf Hardware in Louisville, has won the mayoral race in Jeffersontown,...

October 24, 2010

According to the National Association of Realtors, the 10% increase in existing-home sales for September...

November 2, 2008

True Value president and CEO Lyle Heidemann delivered a pointed message to co-op members at...

October 19, 2008

About four years ago, a representative from Verizon Wireless approached Gary Schuette, owner of Nettle...

October 9, 2008

Bob Ward, owner of C.G. Morrison Co. in Alpine, Texas, recently celebrated the 80th anniversary...

September 7, 2008

David Karsten, who owns three Ace Hardware stores in Arizona, will ride his bike for...

September 7, 2008

What a difference a year makes. During Ace Hardware’s dark hours last summer—when it was...

August 24, 2008

On the Green Bay Packers Radio Network recently—between reports on the dramatic comeback of local...

August 24, 2008

When Willie Hudson, owner of Mineral Wells Hardware & Rental in Mineral Wells, Texas, attended...

August 20, 2008

“My Local Hardware Store,” a marketing campaign launched in late July by the Midwest Hardware...

July 13, 2008

With gas prices continuing to soar and consumer confidence at a 16-year low, retailers are...

June 10, 2008

Home centers and hardware stores are scrambling to keep up with the demand for air...