Westlake Ace Hardware To Open 86th Store

Westlake Ace Hardware has announced an opening date of August 16 for its newest store, located at 1401 Mitchell Road in West Plains, Missouri. It will be the 86th location for the hardware store retailer.

The new Westlake Ace Hardware will serve as the anchor for the West Plains Marketplace shopping center. The store will carry traditional hardware such as fasteners, tools, paint, plumbing and electrical supplies, a large range of lawn and garden products, housewares, heating and cooling products and more. Westlake also offers a variety of wild bird, pet and patio products, as well as assortments of BBQ grills, sauces, rubs and accessories.

Westlake will be holding a special prize drawing for consumers to celebrate the opening of the West Plains store. Customers who visit the store and join the Ace Rewards Program between August 16 and noon on September 8 will automatically be entered in the drawing: First prize is a $750 Craftsman tool package; second prize is a $500 BBQ package; and third prize is a $250 lawn care package. Winners will be announced on September 8 at the store.

Several grand opening events are also being planned for the weekend of September 6-8. Events include a Handyman Olympic competition, Duck Tape demonstrations, pet adoptions and more.

Westlake Ace Hardware, the largest member of the Ace Hardware Cooperative, operates 86 neighborhood hardware stores in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico.