Newsletters HIR-News-07-20-20 July 20, 2020August 13, 2020 0 Comments HIR: COVID-19 Recovery Continues HIR: COVID-19 Recovery Continues HIR: COVID-19 Recovery Continues View Online SUBSCRIBE ADVERTISING INFO LATEST NEWS & FEATURES July 20, 2020 Shake Up Profits and Sell More Paint Now is the time to think about ways you can make the department more profitable by increasing the average transaction size. Start with expanding your… Read More Home Depot to Require Face Masks in all U.S. Stores Currently, about 85 percent of Home Depot stores already require facial masks in compliance with local and state regulations, and all Home Depot associates are required to wear masks… Read More Ace Hardware names Alison Dowell President and General Manager of Emery Jensen Distribution Leading Emery Jensen Distribution, Dowell will be responsible for overseeing strategies and operational plans to grow the wholesale business. In addition to… Read More PPG Reports Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results The lower sales volumes reflect the negative economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfavorable foreign currency translation impacted net sales by… Read More Lowe’s Adopts Nationwide Standard for Customers to Wear Masks All Lowe’s stores will have signage at the entrances requesting that customers wear face coverings. Since the early days of the pandemic, Lowe’s has taken several operational measures to… Read More June Retail Sales Increase Retail sales rose in June, seeing both a monthly increase and their first year-over-year gain since the beginning of the year as more retailers and other businesses closed by the coronavirus pandemic reopened, but… Read More Construction Starts Show Additional Gains in June This marks the second consecutive monthly gain in construction starts following the COVID-19 induced declines in March and April. In June nonresidential building starts gained… Read More Retailers welcome Healthy Workplace Tax Credit The National Retail Federation welcomed legislation introduced today that would give businesses a tax credit intended to help defer the cost of employee testing, personal protective equipment, cleaning and other steps… Read More Temperature Can Make You a More Competitive Buyer The data measured the impact of temperatures between 67 and 77 degrees, a moderate range present in many office and home settings, as well as… Read More Customers Buying Habits Transform the Retail Landscape Advancements in technology previously thought of as “space-age” concepts with few real-life applications, are now becoming the norm for creating an exciting in-store and online shopping experience. Read More Fall 2020 All Industry Show Preview (AISP) virtual event from HomeImprovementRetailer.com provides you with more value than any of the other event being offered today. There are only a few spots left. You have until July 24th to reserve yours! HomeImprovementRetailer.com 41 Crabapple Ln Barrington Hills, IL 60010 US Manage Subscription | Manage preferences ← Shake Up Profits and Sell More Paint Retailers ask senators to support Healthy Workplace Tax Credit → You May Also Like HIR-News-08-29-19 August 30, 2019September 2, 2019 0 HIR News 091718 September 17, 2018October 24, 2018 0 HIR-News-11-02-20 November 2, 2020November 2, 2020 0 Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.