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Ace Hardware Expands Paint Business with Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore paints will be available at participating Ace stores across the country by Spring 2020 Ace Hardware Corporation and Benjamin Moore are pleased to announce an expanded relationship that…
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Ace Hardware Ranks Highest in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power

The world’s largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative has achieved this ranking 12 out of the last 13 years Ace Hardware ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction among Home Improvement Retail Stores” in…
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Ace Hardware Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

• Record first quarter revenues of $1.38 billion, an increase of 5.1 percent from last year • First quarter net income of $22.6 million, an increase of 89.9 percent from…
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Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes With 1 Million American Flags

Ace to collaborate with the VFW to distribute 1 million American flags nationwide this Memorial Day In the true spirit of Memorial Day, Ace Hardware is once again collaborating with…
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Ace Hardware Ranked Among Forbes’ Most Reputable Companies in America for 2019

Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, is proud to announce it has been named one of America’s Most Reputable Companies in America for 2019. Conducted…
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Ace Hardware Named one of America’s Best Employers in 2019 by Forbes

Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, is pleased to announce it has been named one of America’s Best Employers in 2019. Forbes, along with market…
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Ace Hardware Announces New E-Commerce Delivery Service

Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, is pleased to announce the roll out of “Buy Online, Deliver from Store” at participating locations across the country.…
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This Is America’s Favorite Home Improvement Store—It’s Not Home Depot (or Lowe’s)

America sure does have an opinion about their favorite stores! The country named the cheapest grocery store, and it has also chosen a favorite home improvement retailer. While Home Depot…
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Ace Hardware Ranked Among the Top Franchise Elite in Entrepreneur’s 2019 Annual Franchise 500®

Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, is pleased to announce it has once again been named a top franchise by Entrepreneur magazine. Recognized by entrepreneurs…
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Ace Hardware Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

• Record fourth quarter revenues of $1.4 billion, an increase of 5.7 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 1.3 percent during the quarter and 2.3 percent for the…
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Ace Hardware Honors 2019 ‘Coolest Hardware Stores’

Ace Hardware Corporation is proud to recognize two local Ace Hardware stores with the company’s eighth-annual “Coolest Hardware Store” awards. Ace Hardware, the world’s largest hardware cooperative, selects only a…
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Ace Hardware Corporation Named one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation

Out of 2,400 nominations, Ace Hardware recognized as one of the top 101 companies in the country Ace Hardware Corporation has been recognized as one of the Best and Brightest…
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True Value Hardware rebrands to Ace Hardware

Salida’s True Value Hardware is now Ace Hardware. “True Value is going a different direction than we wanted to,” store owner Jim Fontana said. “Ace just built a new warehouse…
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Ace Hardware Wants You to Know It’s Proud to Not Be a Big-Box Store

94-year-old chain stresses mom-and-pop traditions

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Ace Hardware Ranks No. 6 for Fourth Consecutive Year on Franchise Times’ Top 200

“We are proud to be recognized by Franchise Times as a top franchise for the fourth year in a row,” said John Tovar, Vice President Operations and New Business for…
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America’s favorite home improvement retailer is…

Ace Hardware, known for its neighborly service and an intense focus on the customer experience, earned the top spot, with a composite loyalty score of 63%, in a study by…
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Ace Hardware Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

• Record second quarter revenues of $1.6 billion, an increase of 6.4 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 3.3 percent during the quarter • Second quarter net income…
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Ace Hardware Expands Paint Partnership With Magnolia Home By Joanna Gaines®

TV personality’s premium interior paint line now available on acehardware.com/magnolia and participating Ace stores. Ace Hardware announced the launch of Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines® Paint, marking the brand’s first-ever…
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2017 Annual Reports and Financials

One need not read or watch too much of the news to understand thechallenges that exist at retail. And to be certain, it was a challenging year for most brick-and-mortar…
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Ace Hardware Honors 2018 ‘Coolest Hardware Stores’

Ace Hardware Corporation recognizes four local stores for customized service. Ace Hardware Corporation is proud to recognize four local Ace Hardware stores with the company’s seventh-annual “Coolest Hardware Store” awards.…
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Ace Hardware Ranked Among Top 10 Companies for Customer Experience in 2018 Temkin Experience Ratings

Ace Hardware Corporation, the world’s largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative, is pleased to announce it has earned top marks in the 2018 Temkin Experience Ratings, a cross-industry, open standard benchmark of…
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Ace Hardware Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results

– Record fourth quarter revenues of $1.3 billion, an increase of 6.8 percent from last year – U.S. same-store-sales up 3.1 percent during the quarter – Record full year revenues…
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Lanier’s switches to Ace Hardware

Lanier’s Hardware has experienced a positive relationship with True Value since 1965, according to the Lanier family. But as systems manager Greg Taylor and vice president No. 2 Stewart Lanier…
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Ace Hardware reports third quarter 2017 results

– Record revenues of $1.34 billion, an increase of 9.1 percent from last year – Third quarter net income of $53.8 million, a $3.6 million increase from last year –…
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Ace Hardware retailers’ philanthropy strengthens neighborhoods across the country

Biannual Community Involvement Survey shows how Ace retailers support youth and local organizations. Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, is pleased to share the results…
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Ace Hardware ranks No. 6 for third consecutive year on Franchise Times’ esteemed Top 200

Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, is pleased to announce it was ranked No. 6 on the 2017 Franchise Times Top 200, for the third…
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Ace Hardware acquires majority stake in e-commerce startup, The Grommet

Ace Hardware Corporation and The Grommet, today announced that Ace Hardware has completed its acquisition of a majority stake in e-commerce startup, The Grommet. The Grommet operates an e-commerce website…
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Ace Hardware to Open 11 New Stores in California

Ace Hardware Corporation, the world’s largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative, announced today it will open new Ace Hardware stores in 11 former Orchard Supply Hardware locations in California. “Ace is delighted…
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Ace Hardware Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

• Record first quarter revenues of $1.38 billion, an increase of 5.1 percent from last year • First quarter net income of $22.6 million, an increase of 89.9 percent from…
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Ace Hardware Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

• Record fourth quarter revenues of $1.4 billion, an increase of 5.7 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 1.3 percent during the quarter and 2.3 percent for the…
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Ace Hardware Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results

• Record third quarter revenues of $1.4 billion, an increase of 6.3 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 1.8 percent during the quarter • Third quarter net income…
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PLMA salute’s Ace’s holiday lights

Ace Hardware announced its private label brand Celebrations has been named a 2016 award winner by the Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA). Read More.

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Ace Hardware reports second quarter 2017 results

– Record revenues of $1.5 billion, an increase of 4.6 percent from last year – Net income, including one-time pre-tax charges of $7.8 million for our warehouse reconfiguration to support…
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Backed by Visa, Ace steps up its rewards

October 3, 2010 | By Ken Clark The ability to bring instant credit to the sales floor of Ace Hardware stores is seen as a powerful new sales tool for…
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Boulder’s McGuckin dropping ties to True Value for Ace

McGuckin Hardware is ending its 30-year partnership with the True Value co-op as of Dec. 31, 2016, and will start buying from the Ace Hardware co-op as of Jan. 1,…
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Survey points to hardware optimism

How optimistic are 765 Ace Hardware retailers surveyed in the recent biennial Retailer Satisfaction Survey? Almost 90% say they “intend to grow and expand operations in the near term,” the…
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Hardware store steps up for the kids

Brooklyn, New York-based retailer Matt Mazzone’s idea to sell chocolate for charity has been a huge hit. It started out local, and sweetened into a national program whereby Ace stores…
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