March 14, 2019
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 and franchisors as a competitive tool of measurement, the prestigious Franchise 500® places Ace Hardware as number 13 for its significant performance in areas including financial strength, growth rate and brand power. In addition, Ace was also named No. 1 in its category on the Franchise 500® ranking.
•Record third quarter revenues of $2.0 billion, an increase of 30.7 percent from last year •U.S. same-store-sales up 28.9 percent; Acehardware.com revenues up 221 percent •Record third quarter net income…
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