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Author Archives: Renee Changnon

Do it Best Names Two New Merchandise Managers

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Do it Best is enhancing their product and program expertise with the naming of Nicole Green and Michael McCoy as two new merchandise managers, effective immediately. In their new roles, Green will serve as Merchandise Manager for Outdoor Living and ... Read More »

Indian Trail Hardware Thrives With Direction From Mother-Daughter Team

Indian Trail Hardware

Indian Trail Hardware has been a reliable family business for locals to turn to in Indian Trail, North Carolina, and surrounding communities for decades. Owned and operated by Bill and Mae Workman since 1984, the store was only 4,000 square ... Read More »

Do it Best Names Mike Ter Molen Director of LBM Operations

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Do it Best Corp. has named veteran team member Mike Ter Molen as the company’s new director of LBM operations. Ter Molen has more than 17 years of lumber and building materials experience with Do it Best, including leadership roles ... Read More »

True Value and Carter Lumber Announce New Partnership

Carter Lumber

True Value and Carter Lumber have announced a new partnership that will enable Carter Lumber to access True Value’s suite of products, support services and industry knowledge. Based in Kent, Ohio, Carter Lumber operates 146 lumber and building materials locations ... Read More »

How Ace Hardware Titusville Helps Protect Professional Customers

Ace Hardware Titusville

Click the picture to download a PDF of this story. By Renee Changnon, rchangnon@nrha.org Safety First For the residents of Titusville, Florida, space exploration is more than a passing interest—it’s a way of life. Located in the heart of what’s known ... Read More »

Former Contractor Turned Olympian Shares Importance of Promoting Safety on the Job

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When Cliff Meidl entered the workforce as a plumbers apprentice with a construction company, he was eager to soak up all the knowledge he could. And while he was focused on growing and learning the trade, one mistake changed his ... Read More »

Do it Best Names New Rental Merchandise Manager

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Do it Best Corp. has announced the promotion of Lauren Wilson to rental merchandise manager, effective Dec. 3. Wilson will develop, implement and communicate comprehensive programs for the co-op’s rental, impulse, snacks and store supplies departments, as well as work ... Read More »

Product Rundown: Household Tools

Hardware Retailing editor Renee Changnon shows off several household tools that can help retailers expand a thriving product category in their stores. Click here to watch the video on YouTube. Read More »