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August 18, 2011

Bloomington, Minn.-based Toro has posted third-quarter net earnings of $35.1 million, up 5% from net earnings of $33.4 million in the prior-year period.

Net sales for the quarter ended July 29 totaled $501 million, up 9% from net sales of $458.9 million in the third quarter of 2010.

July 22, 2011

 

A price index of lumber and panels used in actual construction for July 22, 2011

February 3, 2011

Standard Pacific, a production home builder with operations in eight states, reported a net loss of $21.9 million for the fourth quarter of 2010, compared with net income of $82.7 million for the same quarter a year ago. The 2010 fourth quarter included a $23.8 million charge related to the early extinguishment of debt and $2.3 million of asset impairments. Excluding these one-time charges, the company generated net income of $4.3 million for the 2010 fourth quarter. 

October 3, 2010

The ability to bring instant credit to the sales floor of Ace Hardware stores is...

September 10, 2010

Oak Brook, Ill.-based Ace Hardware Corp. is bringing its 19-million strong Ace Rewards customer loyalty program to a new level, with the help of Visa.

The new Ace Rewards Visa has been launched nationwide -- marking the first time for a hardware co-op to pair up with one of the big payment networks with a rewards card. Issued by U.S. Bank, the Visa card is available in a consumer version, plus a version designed for small business owners.

September 9, 2010

Through a credit card issued by U.S. Bank, Ace Hardware Corp. is upgrading its Ace...

November 3, 2008

Revenue was $493.1 million for an increase of 3 percent -- or $14.6 million --...

November 2, 2008

When it comes to customer rewards programs, Glendive True Value in Glendive, Mont., has pulled...

September 23, 2007

Jim Maze, an Ace dealer in Warsaw, Ind., was never much of a loyalty card...

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