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Loss Prevention Tips for the Holidays

The Christmas shopping season should put retailers in a good mood, but it’s also a prime time for shoplifters to ply their trade. As stores get busy, it’s easier for a shoplifter to get lost in the crowd. Make sure ... Read More »

Fun With Funding a Cause

When Invermere Home Hardware decides to have some friends over for a party, the British Columbia-based business doesn’t joke around. It brings in every last bit of fun to be had and makes sure a worthy cause benefits when it’s ... Read More »

Employees Make the Grade at City Mill

Staying sharp with customer service means listening to what customers have to say about their experiences. At City Mill, customers can post comments on social media sites like Facebook and Yelp, but many of them choose to use the store’s ... Read More »

Turning ‘Scrap’ Into Savings

Porters Building Center prides itself on providing whatever its customers need. From a full-service lumberyard to rental and hardware, the four-location business has built a loyal following for service and products. Yet one of its most desired products started as ... Read More »

Promote an Earth-Friendly Oasis for Birds, Bees, Pets and People

earth-friendly

Click the picture to download a PDF of this story. By Renee Changnon, rchangnon@nrha.org E(scaping) Old Habits In the past 15 to 20 years, consumer preferences have changed, as they look for environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional lawn and garden ... Read More »

Retailers Want Truly Secure Credit Cards

Secure Credit Cards

Click the picture to download a PDF of this story. A new study from The National Retail Federation (NRF) finds that small business owners across the country are adopting new chip-and-signature credit card readers, but many still want increased credit ... Read More »

Highlights From 2017 Employee Compensation Report

Employee Compensation

Click the image above to see how data from the 2017 Employee Compensation Report appeared in Hardware Retailing‘s November issue. NRHA Presents Insights From New Report Retailers’ payroll expenses can be a critical part of their operations’ profitability. The North American Retail Hardware ... Read More »

NRHA Recommends: Read These Books on Leadership

NRHA Recommends

One of the many ways the North American Retail Hardware Association works to fulfill its mission is through training opportunities and supplemental training resources. In this flagship installment of NRHA Recommends, NRHA staff members Scott Wright, executive director of the Retail ... Read More »