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Core Category All-Stars

Core Category All-Stars

To view a PDF of Part 1 of this story, click here. To view a PDF of Part 2 of this story, click here. A Look at Best-in-Class Merchandising Across the Store Look for the best merchandised category in your …

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Merchandising Ideas From Atlanta Stores

Finding unique ways to merchandise key categories can help you call out certain products to your customers while creating a distinctive atmosphere for your store. One of the best ways to get ideas for your own store is to look …

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Store Makes Lamp Fixtures Out of Various Items

Not sure what to do with that old pair of cowboy boots? Make a lamp! At Hillsboro Hardware in Nashville, Tennessee, Jason Mathias and his staff have done it all—they’ve made fixtures out of just about everything: boots, wine bottles …

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Greenhouse Makes Gardening Easy

One of the ways lumberyards can attract more consumer business is to offer simple, do-it-yourself building projects using materials they stock. That’s exactly what April Salsman did for customers at the Foxworth-Galbraith Home Improvement Center in Woodland Park, Colorado. Salsman, …

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Furniture Display Makes Customers Feel Welcome

Many of the customers who come in to Munger Paint & Wallcovering are homeowners looking for the perfect shade of paint or just the right pattern of wallpaper to help them redecorate a room. Thanks to some painted furniture and …

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Display Offers Products and How-To Information

Roofing, siding and insulation are some of the major projects homeowners may know they need to do around the house, but sometimes they need encouragement to get started. Caleb Wiggins, manager of the Saskatoon Co-op Home Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, …

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Repurposed Furniture Holds Store’s Merchandise

Not all store fixtures have to be expensive to be effective. For Leigh Ann Akard, some of the most eye-catching displays she has are pieces of furniture repurposed to hold merchandise. Akard uses the center section of Akard True Value …

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NRHA Abroad: Discovering an Amsterdam Hardware Store

Amsterdam Hardware Store

Because I work for the North American Retail Hardware Association (NRHA), I can’t help getting excited when I unexpectedly come across a locally owned hardware store in a foreign city. That’s true even when I’m on vacation with my family. In November, while I was living …

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