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Study: Online is Winning Price Wars Over Bricks-and-Mortar, But Not in Home Improvement Industry

Online storefronts are gaining a pricing advantage over bricks-and-mortar retailers, but that’s not always the case with the home improvement industry, according to a study conducted by Chicago-based marketing firm…


FedEx Agrees to Retail Partnership with Home Hardware

Federal Express Canada Ltd., a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., has reached an agreement with Home Hardware Stores Limited that allows individual dealer-owners the ability to house full-service FedEx Authorized ShipCentres®…


Founder, Chairman of Adams Manufacturing Presented with 2014 Inventor of the Year Award

The Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Association (PIPLA) recently presented its 2014 Inventor of the Year Award to Bill Adams, founder and chairman of Adams Manufacturing. The award recognizes the contributions…

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Ace Keeps Carbon Footprint Small at New, Existing Retail Support Centers

Ace Hardware is making efforts to reduce its carbon footprint through in how it operates its logistics and supply chain systems, including at existing and new facilities throughout its Retail…

The Home Depot Opens Direct Fulfillment Center to Support Online Business

Report: Wealthy Prefer Home Depot for Home Improvement Shopping

In its latest report, the American Affluence Research Center finds the country’s richest are looking forward to major home improvements, with the accompanying large furniture and durable good purchases that…