St. Jacobs, ON, April 7, 2014 - Home Hardware Stores Limited is pleased to announce the recipient of the annual Walter J. Hachborn Store of the Year Award. Now in its 17th year, the award pays tribute to the top store 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 4, 2014 - Home Hardware Stores Limited is proudly celebrating 50 years in business at this year's Spring Market. Taking place from April 6 - 8, the Market will play host to thousands of Dealer-Owners, store employees, vendors and business partners from across Canada. Colonel Chris Hadfield to address Dealer-Owners.
St. Jacobs, ON, April 2, 2014 - Home Hardware Stores Limited is proud to be named one of Canada's Best Managed Companies for the second year in a row. Having initially received the designation in 2012, the company successfully re-qualified and retained its status for 2013. The designation comes during an important time, as Home Hardware celebrates its 50th anniversary as a Canadian-owned and Canadian-operated business from coast to coast to coast this year.
St. Jacobs, ON, January 30, 2014 - A new partnership between the Canadian Curling Association (CCA) and Home Hardware Stores Limited was finalized in 2013.The national retailer, which celebrates its 50th year of business this year, has been named the exclusive home improvement retailer of the CCA. In addition, Home Hardware Stores Limited is a National Supplier for the CCA Season of Champions events, which began with the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Canadian Curling Trials, presented by Monsanto, in December, 2013 in Winnipeg.
Burford, ON, January 21, 2014 - After two years of extensive research, Canada's paint experts at Beauti-Tone are set to unveil the new Colour Comes Home paint system at the Interior Design Show in Toronto this week. The new system features the best colours for the home in the industry. Available exclusively at Home Hardware, the core of the colour system consists of 1,288 haute hues, 42 essential whites and eight-all new colour palettes - all designed to make choosing colours easy.
Tecumseh, ON, January 8, 2014 - Home Hardware Stores Limited has announced the grand prize winner of a new 2013 Toyota Tundra pickup truck courtesy of Home Hardware's Top Notch Rewards program and Toyota Canada Inc. The prize goes to Brian Sterritt of Brimar Homes in Belle River, Ontario.
St. Jacobs, ON, January 6, 2014 - Home Hardware Stores Limited will once again welcome contractors, renovators, builders and trades people to attend its annual Tough as Nails Contractor Tradeshows.
On October 26th 2013, the 19th Edition of the Communities in Bloom National & International Awards Ceremonies were held in Canada's Capital Region, Ottawa-Gatineau, honouring municipalities across Canada, the United States, Asia and Europe.
Wellington, ON, October 28, 2013 - Ted, Donna and Evan Nash from Wellington Home Hardware were awarded the 2013 Outstanding Retailer Award for Marc Robichaud Community Leader during the 18th Annual Hardlines Conference in Toronto on October 23. Ted's father Tom, who was involved with the store for fourty five years, also attended the awards presentation.
St. Jacobs, ON, September 25, 2013 - Home Hardware Stores Limited and Tree Canada are digging in at 36 locations across Canada to plant and look after large trees in celebration of National Tree Day. In recognition, Home Hardware Dealer-Owners will be hosting tree-planting and maintenance events throughout the fall in their local communities.
St. Jacobs, ON, November 1, 2013 - St. Jacobs based developer King & Albert Development Limited has broken ground on the construction of its new multi-use building, located at 1420 King Street North in St. Jacobs. Stretching 66,542 square feet, the building will combine both commercial retail space with 28 residential apartments. St. Jacobs Home Hardware, which is the original Home Hardware and is currently located across the street, will lease the first floor of this new complex.
Gravenhurst, ON, September 25, 2013 - Ian and Tara McNaughton, the Dealer-Owners of Gravenhurst Home Hardware, were awarded the 12th annual Paul Straus Public Relations Award during Home Hardware's fall Shareholders' Meeting in St. Jacobs, Ontario on Monday. The award recognizes the outstanding commitment Ian and Tara display towards public relations and community service in the town of Gravenhurst.
High Prairie, AB, October 25, 2013 - Jim Peyre and Ron Shunter from POPS Home Hardware Building Centre, were present to accept the store's 2013 Outstanding Retailer Award during the 18th Annual Hardlines Conference in Toronto on October 23. POPS Home Hardware Building Centre won in the category of Best Building Supply/Home Centre under 25,000 square feet.
St. Jacobs, ON, September 19, 2013 - The Region of Waterloo will once again roll out the red carpet for more than 10,000 Dealer-Owners, staff, suppliers and guests from across Canada for Home Hardware Stores Limited's (Home's) semi-annual Fall Market. Taking place from September 22 - 24, this year's Market will feature a very special appearance by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada.
Debert, Nova Scotia, June 24, 2013 - Home Hardware's Eastern Distribution Centre in Debert will host an official ceremony this week to celebrate the extensive expansion of its facility.
St. Jacobs, ON, June 19, 2013 - 600 Home Hardware Dealer-Owners, Staff, suppliers and friends teed up for charity on Tuesday, June 18th for the Home Hardware Annual Charity Golf Tournament in support of Canadian Diabetes Association.
St. Thomas, ON, June 21, 2013 - Home Hardware Stores Limited has announced the grand prize winner of a brand new 2013 Toyota Tundra pickup truck courtesy of the Tough as Nails Contractor Tradeshow and Toyota Canada Inc. Jason McWhirter of St. Thomas Ontario was the lucky winner.
Elmira, Ontario, June 11, 2013 - RWAM Insurance Administrators Inc. is pleased to announce its acquisition of the Corporate Group Benefits business, currently administered by Accertaclaim Servicorp Inc., Toronto, Ontario. The collaborative agreement has resulted in the transfer of Accerta's Claims and Administrative functions and TPA services for their private sector business to RWAM, effective June 1, 2013.
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.