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Westlake Ace Acquiring 2 Washington Stores

Westlake Ace

Westlake Ace Hardware has announced it will acquire Town Center Hardware, which has two locations in Washington. Town Center Hardware has one location in Kirkland, Washington, and another in Lake Forest Park, Washington. When the sale is finalized March 8, …

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What the NHPA Team Learned About Their Personalities

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Working well together in a business requires employees to learn and rely on each other’s  strengths. The feature story shows how DiSC personality profiles can help guide those lessons. After finding out how retailers have used DiSC assessments to improve …

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Ace International Replaces Retiring Company President

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Ace Hardware Corp. announced Jan. 25 that Ace International is replacing its retiring president and general manager in April. Jay Heubner, current president and general manager of Ace Hardware’s international subsidiary, will retire March 1 after 38 years with the …

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Mark’s Ace Organizes Project to Help Homeless

Mark's Ace Hardware

Mark’s Ace Hardware, which has three stores in Tucson, Arizona, has donated supplies to help the local homeless population for three years, but the community’s support grew significantly in 2020. General manager Camille Gibson wanted the stores to help people …

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NHPA Board Members Started as Outstanding Young Retailers

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Before becoming members of the North American Hardware and Paint Association (NHPA) board of directors, the following four retailers were developing notable careers in the industry and getting recognized for their accomplishments. Jackie Sacks of Round Top Mercantile in Texas …

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Register to Attend NHPA Webinars

NHPA Webinars

Reserve your seat for upcoming live webinars or view past webinars at YourNHPA.org/webinars. Upcoming Webinars PERSONALITY PROFILES – JAN. 20 AT 2 P.M. EST NHPA’s Kim Peffley talks with TJ Comstock, Kandis Albertson and Jade Haynie from Northwest Hardware to …

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Subscribe to NHPA News and Content

Subscribe to NHPA News

Subscribe to receive emails from NHPA so you get updates on the content, news and events that are important to you by visiting YourNHPA.org/subscribe. Learn about the various emails NHPA offers and choose the ones you want to receive. Hardware …

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10 Ways NHPA Works for You

How NHPA Works for You

There are nearly unlimited ways the North American Hardware and Paint Association (NHPA) works toward its mission to help independent home improvement, paint and decorating retailers, regardless of affiliation, become better and more profitable retailers. Discover how your association can …

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