TEST: HIR-News-062520 TEST: HIR-News-062520
TEST: HIR-News-062520 View Online

SUBSCRIBE Facebook     Twitter     Facebook

LATEST NEWS & FEATURES                                             June 25, 2020
Online Research Drives In-Store Sales

The days are long gone when a customer drops by the local hardware store to buy an expensive tool, sight unseen. By the time the person arrives, they’ve done plenty of online research and…
Read More

4 Ways Boomers are Driving Home Improvement Sales

According to a study by the Joint Center for Housing at Harvard University, “Average per owner improvement spending is projected to increase by more than 10 percent among homeowners age…
Read More

Lowe’s Appoints Janice Dupre Little EVP, HR

Little is a seasoned executive with 15 years of human resources and diversity and inclusion experience. Little joined Lowe’s in 2017 and most recently served as…
Read More

PPG Introduces ULTRALAST Interior Paint + Primer

The new product is the first to feature proprietary PPG CLEAN SURFACE TECHNOLOGY™, which protects walls using the same tough, scratch resistant and easy-clean surface technology used for…
Read More

Grainger Announces Agreement to Divest Grainger China

This divestiture will better enable Grainger to focus on its key businesses and geographies.  To support this portfolio, the company will maintain its Global Sourcing operations based in…
Read More

Ace Hardware Announces Relocation Plans for its Distribution Center in Tampa

Relocating the Tampa RSC, which Ace has operated since 1977, to nearby Plant City, Florida, allows Ace to add more than 315,000 sq. ft. to its current capabilities. Construction for the project is expected to begin in…
Read More

Unleash Sales by Catering to Pet Owners

In many ways, pet owners treat their pets like members of the family who require special attention, quality foods, and activities similar to everyone else in the family. Giving pets human qualities is…
Read More
84 Lumber Opens New Door Shop & EWP Hub

The new 58,000 square foot facility currently runs one interior door line with plans to open an exterior door line by early July as well as a second interior line eventually. The store employs…
Read More

Retailers say US should follow UK example on anticompetitive credit card swipe fees

The U.K. Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a lower court ruling in a lawsuit brought by British merchants, saying Visa and MasterCard “fix a minimum price floor” for credit card processing fees that is…
Read More

Retailers applaud Supreme Court ruling supporting dreamers

NRF was among more than 140 businesses and trade associations that filed a friend-of-the-court brief last year asking the Supreme Court to uphold DACA. NRF has argued that ending the program would…
Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.