About Us

In business since 1924, Ace Hardware is the largest home improvement company in the world, with over 5,000 stores.
The Brand
The Ace brand ranks among the top 100 most recognized brands in the world and is known as the place with the helpful hardware folks.
Our team practices the highest ethical standards and honor our promises and commitments. We each take accountability for our actions. We communicate with each other honestly and with empathy.
Our team members strive to identify opportunities and solve problems while increasing our value to our customers.
We recognize that our strength and our competitive advantage comes from our people.

Ace Values

Each day, we are committed to providing helpful and superior customer satisfaction in the communities we serve, revolutionize the independent segment of our industry, and be the #1 hardware distributor in the convenience hardware industry. We're dedicated to the best provider of products, services and operating methods to convenience hardware retailers.

The Accolades
Entrepreneur's Franchise 500
#1 in our category on Entreprenuer Magazine's Franchise 500 List
#18 on Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises
#6 on Franchise Times Top 200+ List
Ace Hardware tied for the top position in the retail category, and No. 7 overall across all industries