Newsletters HIR-News-08-20-20 August 20, 2020August 20, 2020 0 Comments HIR: 2nd Quarter 2020 Shows Gains for Home Improvement HIR: 2nd Quarter 2020 Shows Gains for Home Improvement HIR: 2nd Quarter 2020 Shows Gains for Home Improvement View Online SUBSCRIBE ADVERTISING INFO LATEST NEWS & FEATURES August 20, 2020 Ace Hardware Reports Record Second Quarter 2020 Results The 35.3 percent increase in U.S. retail same-store-sales during the second quarter of 2020 reported by the approximately 3,200 Ace retailers who share daily retail sales data was the result of a… Read More Lowe’s Reports Second Quarter 2020 Sales and Earnings Results Sales for the second quarter were $27.3 billion compared to $21.0 billion in the second quarter of 2019, and comparable sales increased 34.2 percent. Comparable sales for the U.S. home improvement business… Read More H.I.R.’s inaugural virtual event is open! 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 Home Depot Announces Second Quarter 2020 Results In the second quarter, the Company invested approximately $480 million in additional benefits for associates, including weekly bonuses for hourly associates in stores and distribution centers. Year-to-date, the Company has spent… Read More Granite’s Sustainability Progress Report Wins Gold 2020 MerComm ARC Award Granite’s 2019 Sustainability Progress Report encompasses our comprehensive set of goals including corporate social responsibility, environmental stewardship, and responsible governance. It provides an evaluation of our… Read More New Chalk Reels from Crescent Lufkin Relieve Pain Points for Pro Users For too long, professionals have had to deal with chalk reels that are messy, inefficient and poorly built. That’s why Crescent Lufkin is launching its new line of chalk reels, designed to erase… Read More Tractor Supply Company Honors 2020 Top Vendor Partners Each company was selected for their exceptional dedication, collaboration and commitment to offer products that resonate with… Read More Lowe’s Launches Tool Rental Program Nationwide Lowe’s Tool Rental departments will be newly constructed spaces that either expand the Lowe’s store or are located on Lowe’s property next to an existing store. For more information… Read More Home Depot: A Hurricane Expert in Every Aisle From the Gulf Coast and Puerto Rico to the Atlantic Coast, many of our associates have experienced the effects of tropical systems first-hand. They know how to help their communities stay safe and we’ve asked a few to… Read More Parents Spend More on Computers & Desks Expecting Online Classes An update of NRF’s annual back-to-class survey conducted in early August found 63 percent of consumers expect at least some school and college classes will take place online this year, up from 55 percent when… Read More Construction Starts Lose Ground in July The decline was due to a significant pullback in the nonbuilding segment, which fell 31% from June to July. Nonresidential building starts rose 3% while residential building starts increased… Read More HomeImprovementRetailer.com 41 Crabapple Ln Barrington Hills, IL 60010 US Manage Subscription | Manage preferences ← Lowe’s Launches Tool Rental Program Nationwide The Future of Retail is as simple as I.D.E.C. → You May Also Like HIR-News-02-17-20 February 17, 2020 0 HIR News 091318 September 13, 2018 0 HIR-News-080318 August 6, 2018 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.