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Heartware Story – Hurricane Harvey

  On August 25th, 2017, Hurricane Harvey torn through Rockport, TX leaving a trail of devastation in its wake. This was the strongest hurricane in the US since 2015. Towns…
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Ace Hardware Reports Record First Quarter 2020 Results

• Record first quarter revenues of $1.43 billion, an increase of 3.8 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 4.2 percent; Acehardware.com revenues up 63 percent • Record first…
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Improving Home Improvement: Home Depot & Lowe’s Lead In Volume But Trail In Customer Satisfaction

To paraphrase Bob Dylan (formerly Robert Zimmerman, of Hibbing MN.) “the times, they are a-changin’” – and fast! The coronavirus has led to previously unimaginable changes in lifestyle. In a…
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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 13 out of the last 14 years Ace Hardware ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction among Home Improvement Retail Stores” in…
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Ace Hardware Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results

Record fourth quarter revenues of $1.5 billion, an increase of 6.1 percent from last year U.S. same-store-sales up 2.1 percent during the quarter and 2.8 percent for the year Acehardware.com…
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Ace Hardware Gets Resourceful to Keep First Responders Safe

Southern Pines Ace Hardware has also stepped up its efforts to provide life-saving supplies to local first responders, nursing homes and government agencies including Moore County Emergency Management. “I got…
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City Paint + Ace Hardware Gives Away Masks to Frontline Workers

City Paint + Ace Hardware took to Facebook to announce a silent act of charity it had been doing all along. In recent weeks, the company managed to donate over…
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Hagan Ace Hardware donates bug repellent, hand sanitizer to FHP troopers

After Hagan Ace Hardware heard that local Florida Highway Patrol troopers were being eaten alive by gnats and mosquitoes while stopping traffic at checkpoints coming into Florida on I-95, the…
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Strunk Ace Hardware Donates $10k To Sister Season

Volunteers from Key West’s Sister Season Fund delivered homemade face masks to workers at Strunk Ace Hardware — and picked up a $10,000 donation from the store’s owner. Strunk said he had a figure…
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Local ER nurse grateful for support: Owner of ACE Hardware in Linden hand delivers much-sought-after respiratory mask

In times of crisis, signs of compassion and kindness can turn a horrible day into a heartwarming day to remember. That happened to one Linden area woman. The Times tracked…
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Surprise Squad provides groceries to family fighting COVID-19

Hundreds of thousands of people across the world are currently in the same situation of testing positive for COVID-19. While the Pioneer Valley has fared well compared to other regions,…
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Ace gives out flags for supporting local business

A few more flags are set to fly in Franklin County courtesy of a giveaway a local business leader hopes brings more support for local stores and a positive image…
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Always Essential, Forever Helpful

As an essential business, Ace Hardware remains open to support our communities and neighbors during this difficult time. Ace’s locally-owned stores are there to support the communities they serve when…
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Ace Hardware Reports Fourth Quarter 2020 Results

Record fourth quarter revenues of $1.5 billion, an increase of 6.1 percent from last year U.S. same-store-sales up 2.1 percent during the quarter and 2.8 percent for the year Acehardware.com…
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Ace Hardware Vaults to No. 6 Ranking in Entrepreneur’s 2020 Annual Franchise 500®

Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, is proud to announce it has once again been named a top franchise by Entrepreneur magazine. Recognized by entrepreneurs and franchisors…
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Harps Food Stores to Open Free-Standing Ace Hardware

Harps Food Stores will open its first free-standing Ace Hardware in Charleston, Ark., according to local news reports. The store will open in March and will be at the site of…
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Ace Hardware Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results

• Record third quarter revenues of $1.53 billion, an increase of 7.2 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 3.4 percent; Acehardware.com up 81 percent • Record third quarter…
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Ace Hardware Jumps to No. 5 Ranking in Franchise Times’ Top 200

Hardware cooperative maintains the number two spot in the retail industry category Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, is pleased to announce it was recently…
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Ace Hardware Announces Acquisition of Handyman Matters Franchise

Hardware Cooperative Expands into the Do-it-for-me Market with New Ace Handyman Services Ace Hardware Corporation, the world’s largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative, announced today it has completed the acquisition of Handyman…
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Ace Hardware Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results

• Record second quarter revenues of $1.69 billion, an increase of 6.3 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 1.7 percent; Acehardware.com up 58 percent • In 2019, Ace…
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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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Heartware Story – Hurricane Harvey

  On August 25th, 2017, Hurricane Harvey torn through Rockport, TX leaving a trail of devastation in its wake. This was the strongest hurricane in the US since 2015. Towns…
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Ace Hardware Reports Record First Quarter 2020 Results

• Record first quarter revenues of $1.43 billion, an increase of 3.8 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 4.2 percent; Acehardware.com revenues up 63 percent • Record first…
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Ace Hardware Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results

Record fourth quarter revenues of $1.5 billion, an increase of 6.1 percent from last year U.S. same-store-sales up 2.1 percent during the quarter and 2.8 percent for the year Acehardware.com…
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Ace Hardware Reports Fourth Quarter 2020 Results

Record fourth quarter revenues of $1.5 billion, an increase of 6.1 percent from last year U.S. same-store-sales up 2.1 percent during the quarter and 2.8 percent for the year Acehardware.com…
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Ace Hardware Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results

• Record third quarter revenues of $1.53 billion, an increase of 7.2 percent from last year • U.S. same-store-sales up 3.4 percent; Acehardware.com up 81 percent • Record third quarter…
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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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