Ace Hardware Promotes Molleur To VP/Distribution

Ace Hardware Corporation has promoted Tom Molleur to the position of vp/distribution.

Reporting to Ace’s evp/supply chain, Molleur will oversee the operations of Ace Hardware’s 14 retail support centers as well as its transportation, including six crossdock locations, and engineering departments.

“We are thrilled to have Tom, a distinguished supply chain professional, join the Ace Hardware distribution team,” said Lori Bossmann, evp/supply chain. “By leveraging a myriad of outside experience in the supply chain realm, Tom’s extensive background in logistics and strategic distribution management will make an immediate impact on the efficiency of Ace Hardware’s operations.”

Molleur first joined Ace Hardware in 1986 and began his 12-year tenure with the co-op as a distribution manager, working at several of Ace’s retail support centers. Previously, he has served as the chief operating officer for Leancor Supply Chain Group and vp/supply chain for Saint-Gobain/Norton Abrasives.