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Share Insights on Online Retail Technology and E-Commerce

NHPA e-commerce survey

The landscape of retail technology and e-commerce has changed dramatically and quickly in the last few years. The need for safe and contactless options during the pandemic hastened many of these changes, but advances were also made to offer customers …

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Last Call for Young Retailer of the Year Nominations

2022 Young Retailer of the Year

Have you submitted a nomination for the North American Hardware and Paint Association’s (NHPA) 2022 Young Retailer of the Year program? The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, Jan. 28. Click here to learn more about the Young Retailer of the …

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Follow HR on Social Media

social media

Are you browsing your social media feed in search of home improvement product trends, management advice and industry news? Hardware Retailing is excited to announce the official launch of its Instagram account. Follow us on all of our social media …

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Exploring NHPA Membership

NHPA Membership

Each year, the North American Hardware and Paint Association (NHPA) works to add new programs, services and partnerships to better serve independent retailers. Read how the association can help you with the resources below—and click here for more information and …

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What Experts Expect From the Retail Sector This Year

Despite supply chain challenges and labor shortages, retailers are coming off another unusual, but strong, holiday shopping season. Analysts predict 2022 will be another solid year for retailers, even with an expected decline in growth. For more insights into 2022, …

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Follow HR on Instagram for Industry News and Trends

HR Instagram

As we strive to continually find new ways to engage with our readers and keep them connected to the home improvement industry, Hardware Retailing has launched its own Instagram account. Followers can expect tools and guides that owners, managers and …

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Retailers Look for Ways to Combat Organized Theft

organized theft

Theft and loss have always been a part of the retail landscape, but in the last several weeks, some major retailers have been the victim of organized theft rings. Both the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times have …

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Submit Your Nominations For the 2022 Young Retailer of the Year Program

2021 YROTY Winners

Nominations are now open for the North American Hardware and Paint Association’s (NHPA) 2022 Young Retailer of the Year program. Now in its 26th year, the program identifies retailers 35 years old or younger who represent the future of the …

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