Bed Bath & Beyond has appointed John Hartmann as chief operating officer of Bed Bath & Beyond and president, buybuy Baby, effective May 18, 2020. Hartmann will report directly to Mark Tritton, president and CEO, and be a key member of a streamlined senior leadership team.
Across the U.S., independently owned and operated True Value hardware stores are joining True Value Co.’s Shine-A-Light campaign by hanging decorative lights in their store front in an expression of goodwill, hope and solidarity, the company reported.
In a letter signed not only by the president of the association but also by major North American retailers, distributors and cooperatives, the North American Hardware Association asked authorities to allow independent hardware stores to remain open even as other retail and food service establishments are restricted due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
This is the first installment of a special series sponsored by the National Hardware Show exploring how select home improvement…
At the True Value 2020 Spring Reunion, the retailer’s convention for affiliated stores and other independent hardware dealers, the theme “Thrive” will emphasize the opportunity inherent in the current economic and consumer environment.
Eureka Ergonomic, a designer and manufacturer of office accessories and industrial products, has entered a new supplier agreement with True Value that covers kitchen carts, height-adjustable workbenches and bench accessories, racking systems and other products.
This is the eighth installment of a special series, presented by the National Hardware Show, exploring key trends and developments driving the growth of housewares and home goods in the home improvement retail business.
True Value President and CEO John Hartmann provided the keynote address at the recent National Hardware Show. In an exclusive interview with HomeWorld Business, Hartmann outlined how True Value’s recapitalization a year ago transformed its co-operative corporate structure, fueling reinvestment in its independent hardware store members while recharging its marketing and strategy for new generation of first-time home owners and do-it-yourselfers.
Ace Hardware tied with True Value for highest in customer satisfaction among home improvement retail stores in the J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Home Improvement Retailer Satisfaction Study.
The 2019 National Hardware Show in Las Vegas (May 7-9) marks the 14th year for HomeWorld Business as the show’s official housewares publication. The partnership reflects the commitment by the show to keep housewares in the home improvement retailing spotlight.
The National Hardware Show has slated True Value Company president and CEO John Hartmann as a keynote speaker at the upcoming show, to be held May 7 to 9.
True Value Company and ACON Investments have finalized a new strategic partnership, which the companies said will accelerate the transformation of True Value and create the only branded national hardware wholesaler without a membership requirement.