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March 14, 2012

Ace Hardware Corporation recognized seven vendors for outstanding service to the hardware cooperative, its retailers and customers. 

The companies are:

June 8, 2011

A practical session designed to helped retailers make the most of their floor space taught Do it Best dealers several truisms about consumer habits. For instance, odd price points -- such as $3.43 -- create the perception that every possible penny has been slashed from the price; and most people walk to the right side of the store first. 

May 12, 2011

Las Vegas -- Thirty-two home channel industry suppliers were recognized as Golden Hammer winners during a ceremony Wednesday in Las Vegas at the National Hardware Show.

The event also produced five vendor winners selected by the Golden Hammer retail committee in five retail disciplines. The Golden Hammer Committee Choice winners for 2011 are:

• Scotts Miracle-Gro, New Product Innovation;

• Irwin Tools, Inventory Management;

• Andersen, Serving the Pros;

• 3M, Category Management; and

December 5, 2010

To lead its supply chain transformation, The Home Depot didn’t turn to just any retail...

To lead its supply chain transformation, The Home Depot didn’t turn to just any retail veteran with PowerPoint skills and a familiarity with trucking. In Mark Holifield, the Atlanta-based retail giant found an executive with a background tailor-made for the task of updating its logistics from a store-as-warehouse model to a rapid deployment system. His career in retail—at Office Depot and HEB Grocery—and his college major in distribution and transportation form a foundation for his current job.

May 4, 2008

Stephen Hainey and Jim Rohde from Design House were first-time attendees at the Hardlines Technology...

April 22, 2008

Seminar forums focused on sessions that explained "How to do Business with" various retailers," including...