Downtown Indianapolis hardware store in the works
North Meridian Hardware is the tentative name of a new store planned for downtown Indianapolis, according to a report in the Indianapolis Business Journal.
The store would open in a building that used to be the home of the local radio and television station WFYI. The area has seen significant development of apartments and condominiums, according to the article.
Kentucky store owner opens second location
Brownsboro Hardware & Paint of Louisville, Ky. opened its second location, according to a report in the Louisville Biz Journal.
The new store is located in the former site of a Vance’s True Value Hardware in the Prospect Pointe shopping center in Prospect, Ky.
Aubuchon Hardware adds another unit
Aubuchon Hardware, the nation’s largest chain of independent hardware stores, has opened a new location in Cohasset, Mass., according to an article in the Patriot Ledger.
The Westminster, Mass.-based company, which operates more than 130 locations through the Northeast, saw an opportunity in Cohasset when Joseph’s Hardware, which served the community for 16 years, closed its doors in February 2010.
The new 11,000-sq.-ft. store, located in a former Chevrolet dealership, held its grand opening on April 2.