Ace Hardware Schedules Open Buying Day Event

Ace Hardware has announced its Open Buying Day Event for prospective vendors to introduce their products to the cooperative. Merchants from Ace Hardware will meet one on one with prospective vendors during the event on June 24 in Oak Brook, IL.

Meetings are limited to 20 minutes and two representatives from each company may attend. Fee for participation is $300 per meeting with all proceeds benefiting the Ace Hardware Foundation in support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

The Ace Hardware Open Buying Day Event provides prospective vendors an efficient and effective platform to introduce their company and products to Ace’s merchant team, as well as hear firsthand the potential of a business relationship between Ace and the prospective company, noted the retailer.

The registration deadline is June 16. The event takes place at Doubletree Hotel, 1909 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL 60521, on Tuesday, June 24. Potential participants can find information at