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Julie Leinwand

Julie Leinwand
Julie Leinwand is the Corporate Communications Manager and Editor for NRHA. She graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism. In her spare time, she enjoys baking fanciful desserts and spending time with her puppies and husband.

Words From Past Young Retailer of the Year Honorees

2020 young retailer of the year

Over the last 24 years, the North American Retail Hardware Association (NRHA) has recognized the achievements of more than 150 up-and-coming home improvement industry leaders through the Young Retailer of the Year award program.  Former honorees have distinguished themselves through their …

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2019 State of Independents Conference Focuses on Future of Industry

2019 state of independents conference

The NRHA State of Independents Conference held Dec. 5 in Indianapolis hosted independent retailers, wholesale executives, manufacturers, channel partners and industry experts for a day of future-focused industry presentations and panel discussions. Jim Robisch, senior partner of market research and …

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Retail Management Certification Program Offers Real-World Training

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Franklin Cloninger, general manager at Triangle True Value Hardware and Rental in Greenwood, South Carolina, says the Business Improvement Project he completed as part of the NRHA Retail Management Certification Program (RMCP) couldn’t have come at a better time. “We …

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Do You Know a 2020 Young Retailer of the Year?

2020 young retailer

Nominations are open for the North American Retail Hardware Association’s (NRHA) 2020 Young Retailer of the Year program. Now in its 24th year, the program identifies young leaders who represent the future of the independent home improvement industry. Why Nominate? …

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Join 2 Free Webinars on Harassment and Inclusion

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Retailers today are increasingly concerned about protecting their businesses and providing a safe and inclusive work environment for their employees. To help retailers brush up on these topics, the North American Retail Hardware Association has partnered with Member Insurance to …

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Get Pointy for $399 Before November Price Increase

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The North American Retail Hardware Association (NRHA) has partnered with Pointy to help retailers strengthen their online presence—but the $399 offer exclusive to NRHA members will expire on Oct. 31. Starting Nov. 1, the price for NRHA members will increase …

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