When Jeremy Melnick’s grandfather opened his first Ace Hardware store along Chicago’s ritzy Gold Coast in 1950, there wasn’t a whole lot of competition. Wal-Mart? An Arkansas five-and-dime. Lowe’s was two stores in North Carolina. Home Depot was still 29 years away from opening its first location. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was 14 years shy of being born. Read More
Ace Hardware Reports Overwhelming Success At Fall 2021 Convention
More than 10,000 Attend Ace Hardware Convention in Orlando Ace Hardware led the industry by staging an overwhelmingly successful in-person convention Sept. 21-23 in Orlando, Florida that brought together more ...
Ace Hardware On Track To Open More Than 170 Stores This Year
Ace Hardware, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, has already opened 110 new stores in 2021, and is planning to open at least an additional 60 stores by the end of the year. Ace ...
Ace Hardware Ranks #4 On Franchise Times’ Top 400 List
Ace Ranks Higher in the Top 5 Versus Last Year Ace Hardware, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world, moved up from the #5 to the #4 position in ...
Here’s Why Home Depot, Lowe’s And Ace Rank Among Most Trusted Retail Brands