St. Jacobs, ON, April 19, 2013 - Brantford Home Hardware, Brantford, Ontario is top of the class for retailing excellence for 2012. The Home Hardware location is the recipient of the 2012 Walter J. Hachborn Store of the Year Award, selected from close to 1,100 stores across Canada for achieving the highest standards in retailing, merchandising, Staff performance, and overall quality and service.
St. Jacobs, ON, April 11, 2013 - One of Canada's Best Managed Companies proves that ‘a good business plan never goes out of style' as Home Hardware Stores Limited celebrates its 100th Market from April 14 to 16. Bringing together the massive purchasing power of close to 1,100 stores from across Canada, this year's Market is built around the strong tradition of supporting independent retailers, which started 49 years ago in St. Jacobs.
Orangeville, ON, March 25, 2013 - Home Hardware Stores Limited is proud to announce they will once again sponsor the Can-AM Equine Emporium. The Emporium, Canada's largest education and recognition event in the equine industry, will be held at the Orangeville Event Centre from March 28-31, 2013.
St. Jacobs, ON, February 26, 2013 - Home Hardware Stores Limited is proud to be recognized as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies.
Debert, NS, January 14, 2013 - Residents of Debert, Nova Scotia will witness exciting developments in the new year, as the Home Hardware Eastern Distribution Centre announces today, January 9, the official purchase of additional land close to its current location. A committed employer with deep roots in the local community, the Eastern Distribution Centre is pleased to move forward with plans for the construction of a substantial facility expansion.
St. Jacobs, ON, January 9, 2013 - The familiar sights of building supplies and power tools will welcome contractors from across Canada, as Home Hardware Stores Limited kicks-off its annual series of Tough as Nails Contractor Tradeshows in London, Ontario on January 9. This exciting series of tradeshows will stop in seven cities across Canada, offering contractors, renovators, builders and trades people the opportunity to learn about new products and network with fellow professionals.
Toronto, ON, December 12, 2012 - The Canadian Hockey League in association with the three regional leagues, the Halifax Mooseheads Hockey Club, and Home Hardware Stores Limited, today announced the 40 CHL players that will compete in the 2013 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game at the Halifax Metro Centre on January 16, 2013.
St. Jacobs, ON, December 20, 2012 - With a nearly 50 year history in St. Jacobs, Home Hardware Stores Limited has long viewed this area as its home and every holiday season lends a helping hand by giving back to those in need.
Home Hardware Dealers from across Canada were honoured this week at Hardware Merchandising magazine's 2012 Outstanding Retailer Awards, taking five of the seven categories.
For the second year in a row, Home Hardware Stores Limited has been awarded Waterloo Region's Healthy Workplace Gold Award.
Everything is coming up roses for ten communities across Canada as Home Hardware Stores Limited congratulates the winning communities of this year's 18th annual Communities in Bloom Challenge.
Paul Straus, President and CEO of Home Hardware Stores Limited, helped Home Hardware Dealers from across Canada celebrate Home Hardware Blue Jays Fan Appreciation Day by presenting a cheque for $250,000 to Special Olympics Canada and a cheque for $185,000 to SickKids Foundation (SickKids) during the game at the Rogers Centre on Sunday, September 30, 2012.
Kamloops, BC, Sept 25, 2012 - In recognition of his outstanding commitment to public relations and community service, Kamloops Home Hardware Building Centre Dealer-Owner Rick Kurzac was awarded the company's 11th annual Paul Straus Public Relations Award.
The changing foliage won't be the only new colours to see in St. Jacobs this fall as Home Hardware Dealer-Owners from across Canada gather at the 2012 Home Hardware Fall Market.
Breaker! Breaker! Home Hardware's trucking fleet is hauling more than housewares, plumbing and building materials this week as three Home drivers brought home the hardware from the National Truck Driving Championships in Moncton, New Brunswick.
Edmonton's Cindy Rego is the lucky grand prize winner of Home Hardware's Summer Gift Card Giveaway Contest, receiving a $1,000 Home Gift Card.
St. Jacobs, ON, August 14, 2012 – Home Hardware Stores Limited’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Terry Davis, will go undercover to learn more about the day-to-day operations of Canada’s largest independent, Dealer-owned hardware, lumber, building materials and furniture cooperative.
St. Jacobs, ON, August 7, 2012 - Home Hardware Stores Limited, Canada's largest independent, Dealer-owned hardware, lumber, building materials and furniture cooperative, has been ranked one of Canada's Most Valuable Brands by Brand Finance, the world's leading independent brand valuation consultancy.
St. Jacobs, ON, July 25, 2012 - Home Hardware Stores Limited is proud to congratulate Bruce Burnham, CEO of Programmed Insurance Brokers Inc. (PIB) and RWAM Insurance Administrators Inc. (RWAM), who has been awarded the Royal Canadian Legion Certificate of Merit.
Pacific & Western Bank and Home Hardware celebrate one year anniversary of Home Credit Card business partnership
London, ON, July 9, 2012 - Pacific & Western Bank is proud to mark the first anniversary of its agreement to provide financing, credit services and a wide range of consumer support functions for Home Credit Card, Home Hardware Stores Limited's private label credit card.
Whitby, ON, June 15, 2012 - The Abilities Centre has received corporate support from Pacific & Western Bank of Canada in partnership with Home Hardware Stores Limited. To celebrate Pacific & Western Bank's newly introduced Home Credit Card, the Bank is pleased to announce it will donate directly to the Abilities Centre $1 for each new Home Credit Card account opened, helping to create an ongoing gift to the Abilities Centre.
St. Jacobs, ON, June 12, 2012 - Home Furniture Dealers, Staff and vendors from across Canada are gathering in St. Jacobs from June 12 to 14 to attend ‘Live and In Colour', an annual three-day forum for Dealer-Owners to preview and purchase furniture, network, share information and attend educational seminars on a variety of topics.
Stouffville, ON, June 7, 2012 - For 90 years, four generations of the Schell family have offered expert advice to homeowners and contractors in Stouffville. This tradition of service excellence continues as Dealer-Owners Ron and Steve Schell and their family celebrate their longstanding commitment to the community and Schell Lumber Home Building Centre - Stouffville's grand reopening this week following renovations.
Belleville, ON, June 1, 2012 - Local contractor Matthew Taylor received more than just a hot dog at the Belleville Home Building Centre contractor barbecue this week after winning the Home Hardware Building Centre's Tough As Nails Toyota Tundra Giveaway. Matthew's name was drawn from more than 5,000 professional contractors who entered while attending Home Hardware Building Centre's Tough As Nails Contractor Tradeshows, which took place earlier this year and featured 75 hardware and building material vendors at each of 6 shows across Canada.
Tilbury, ON, May 30, 2012 - Tilbury Home Hardware and the Tilbury Lions Club are riding in style after being awarded this week with the keys to two new vehicles from Toyota and Scion. As part of Home Hardware's Home Owners helping Home Towns program, the store was chosen from a random draw to receive a 2012 Toyota Tundra pick-up truck and invited to select a local charity to benefit from a 2012 Scion iQ.
Shawinigan, QC, May 26, 2012 - Quebec Remparts defenseman, Vincent Barnard, was recognized for his efforts off the ice today in receiving the Home Hardware Humanitarian Award. The award was presented during the 2012 Mastercard Memorial Cup ceremony in Shawinigan and celebrates one Canadian Hockey League (CHL) player each year that has gone above and beyond to serve his community.
Banff, AB, April 16, 2012 - Canada's longest-running student-organized business conference, the Rocky Mountain Business Seminar (RMBS), got a boost from Home Hardware Stores Limited recently. The Seminar series has a 46-year history of connecting speakers and business representatives from across North America with students pursuing a future in commerce.
Goderich, ON, May 19, 2012 - Home Hardware Stores Limited and Tree Canada came together today to re-beautify an area of Goderich heavily affected by the devastating F3 tornado that struck the Southwestern Ontario town last August.
St. Jacobs, Ontario, April 24, 2012 - Home Hardware honored the best of the best from more than 1,080 stores this week by presenting 20 stores with the Proud of My Home Award and the top performing store with the Walter J. Hachborn Store of the Year Award at the annual Home Hardware Spring Market.
St. Jacobs, ON, April 22, 2012- With spring blooming across Canada, Home Hardware Stores Limited is inviting Dealers to continue building something great together at Home's 2012 Spring Market. Taking place from Saturday, April 21 to Tuesday, April 24, this event creates an exciting environment where 10,000 Home Hardware Dealers, Vendors and corporate Staff from across the country come together at the company's St. Jacobs Distribution Centre to exchange ideas and purchase product for the fall and winter seasons.
St. Jacobs, ON, Tuesday, March 12, 2012- With spring fast approaching Home Hardware Stores Limited is helping customers conveniently shop for their spring home renovation and decorating projects - all from the palms of their hands - with its mobile web site and new apps for smartphones.