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Who’s Speaking at the NRHA Conference?

NRHA Conference

Retailers seeking new knowledge and business ideas can find what they’re looking for at the 2017 NRHA All-Industry Conference. This event, held in conjunction with the National Hardware Show® May 9-11 in Las Vegas, is the place to learn best ... Read More »

House-Hasson Expands Sales Territory, Dealer Market Attendance Grows

House-Hasson

House-Hasson Hardware’s president Don Hasson says expansion into a new state and a growing sales effort in several other states led to a 13 percent increase in attendance at its most recent dealer market at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville. ... Read More »

How HGTV Star Nicole Curtis Depends on Independents

Nicole Curtis

HGTV star Nicole Curtis was at the recent Ace Hardware Spring 2017 Convention & Exhibits to promote products, but she also took time to tell Hardware Retailing about the independent retailers she relies on. Curtis’ TV show “Rehab Addict” details ... Read More »

Ace Hardware CEO: In a Retail War, ‘Differentiate or You Die’

When Ace Hardware’s top executive stepped on stage at the start of the co-op’s spring buying show, he had fierce words for fighting competitors: find weakness and “attack it relentlessly.” President and CEO John Venhuizen spoke March 16 to kick ... Read More »

Expansion, Efficiency Key Themes at Blish-Mize Spring Buying Market

There were big crowds, busy aisles and a positive atmosphere at the Blish-Mize Spring Buying Market, which was held last weekend in Overland Park, Kansas. Customers gathered to find new products, good deals and more. “We’ve seen strong attendance,” says ... Read More »

Retailers, Industry Experts to Gather at 2017 Conference

2017 Conference

This May, industry experts and retail leaders will come together for three days of educational seminars, events and networking opportunities. Designed for retailers, manufacturers, wholesalers and industry professionals alike, the 2017 NRHA All-Industry Conference will be held in conjunction with ... Read More »

How to Get Funding to Improve Your Business

reimagine retail

The National Hardware Show® is supporting independent retailers in a way it never has before—by offering $100,000 to fund business improvements. Independent home improvement retailers are eligible to apply for the funding by submitting a short essay to the Reimagine Retail ... Read More »

Nominate Your Main Street for a Chance to Win $25K

Main Street

For the second year in a row, the American people have the opportunity to nominate one of America’s Main Streets to win an online contest. On Feb. 27, Independent We Stand invited the public to begin nominating and voting for a deserving Main Street. The ... Read More »