The Houston-based hardware co-op, which filed its reorganization plan March 6, sees improvement in a key operational metric.
The Oak Brook, Ill.-based co-op reported fiscal 2012 revenues of $3.8 billion along with a strong fourth quarter.
The co-op points to suppliers of the year in the categories of tools and equipment, lawn and garden and party/materials supplies.
Ace Hardware’s new television campaign marks a return of the co-op’s “Ace is the place” jingle.
Ace Hardware is promoting its nationwide “Free Paint Saturday,” along with a sweepstakes for customers.
New paint in new packaging is in the works at True Value Co., as its interior and exterior paint lines get a makeover.
The co-op's "Best Hardware Store in Town" awards are dished out to 13 True Value stores, from California to the Bahamas.
The Oak Brook, Ill.-based co-op launched hardwarestoresforsale.com as a listing service for retailers, regardless of affiliation.
After completing the planning and the soft launch, True Value Co. plans to launch its credit card program for consumers in stores beginning March 7.
Pointing to the importance of business-to-business sales, Ace Hardware launched a new brand for small business customers.