Photo slide show: True Value gathers in Atlanta

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Farm and ranch was back in full force for the second year at the show, including chicks and the Chicken Starter Kit from Murray McMurray Hatchery.

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Richard Thomas and Marie Kunkel of Courtland Hardware in Fallston, Md., take care of business in the seasonal section.

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Richard Thomas, of Courtland Hardware in Fallston, Md., wears his passion for the business on his sleeves.

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Matt Cooper shows off the fully functioning trade show version of a garage door at the Wayne Dalton booth.

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True Value unveiled some collateral tools to boost paint sales. Among them were designer cards to help customers select color.

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The Apple Cookie & Chocolate Co. offered a tasty business gifts program that includes chocolate caulk and other edible tools.

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Several new products appeared in the seasonal department, including a Santa Claus Jedi knight.

True Value retailers gathered in Atlanta for the company’s Spring Convention.