Newsletters HIR-News-08-13-20 August 13, 2020August 20, 2020 0 Comments HIR: Visit Our All Industry Show Preview! HIR: Visit Our All Industry Show Preview! HIR: Visit Our All Industry Show Preview! View Online SUBSCRIBE ADVERTISING INFO LATEST NEWS & FEATURES August 13, 2020 3 Marketing Ideas for Small Businesses Many retailers believe that after COVID-19, they will get back to business as usual. By all indications, that’s not going to happen. Although consumers initially changed their buying habits due to… Read More Mayhew™ Introduces New 11-in-1 Screwdriver and Nut Driver The easy to change screwdriver and nut driver in one holds eight universal tips and converts to three nut driver series. This tool, backed by a lifetime warranty, features a… Read More Lowe’s Announces Opening of Second Direct Fulfillment Center Over the next 18 months, the company plans to open 50 cross dock delivery terminals, seven bulk distribution centers and four e-commerce fulfillment centers. This includes 20 cross dock terminals and one West Coast… Read More Half Million Kids Workshop Kits Donated to Nonprofits – Home Depot New virtual projects will be added regularly to keep kids engaged, and actual kits will be available for free at local Home Depot stores on the first Saturday of each month. In addition to supplying individuals with… Read More HomeImprovementRetailer.com is proud to announce the grand opening of our inaugural virtual event! Be sure to visit the virtual presence of our vendors by clicking on their link below. When you’ve finished visiting with them, “wander around” the rest of the event and explore other vendors! Cutting Edge Products Elkhart Fluid Management Imperial Blade/Stiletto K-Co Innovations Kraft Tool Company The Original Garden Broom Plylox Hurricane Window Clips Rescue Pest Control Screw It Again Sloggers Footwear Star brite Sunnyside Twist and Seal HomeServe HVAC Segment Continues Expansion This is HomeServe’s first acquisition in the southeastern U.S., second overall in 2020, and HomeServe’s eighth acquisition in the trades since 2017. HomeServe’s locally branded companies now operate in… Read More Retail imports to see lowest annual total in four years August is expected to be the busiest month of the July-October “peak season” when retailers rush to bring in merchandise for the winter holidays. But with retailers ordering less merchandise, the month’s total would be… Read More 84 Lumber Opens New Truss Plant in Mansfield, Ohio The plant is fully automated and outfitted with the latest design software, computerized saws and laser projection equipment. It is now building trusses and servicing… Read More Dodge Momentum Index Increases in July This month’s increase in the Dodge Momentum Index was the first in all of 2020. Since December 2019, the Momentum Index has lost 18% with most of the decline coming in April when… Read More Coronavirus leads to more use of contactless credit cards and mobile payments With consumers worried about touching surfaces during the coronavirus pandemic, the use of mobile payments and contactless credit or debit cards has significantly increased in the past few months… Read More Connecting Consumers to Smart Plumbing Solutions Typically, when people shop in the plumbing department, they encounter the usual and customary–faucets, toilets, water lines, and pipe putty. However, like most home improvement categories… Read More HomeImprovementRetailer.com 41 Crabapple Ln Barrington Hills, IL 60010 US Manage Subscription | Manage preferences ← 3 Marketing Ideas for Small Businesses PrimeSource Expands Distribution of GRX Gloves® → You May Also Like HIR-News-09-17-20 September 17, 2020October 12, 2020 0 HIR-News-01-03-19 January 3, 2019April 26, 2019 0 HIR-News-02-03-20 February 3, 2020February 10, 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.