Archive for Home Center & Hardware


Nov 1, 2017
The Hardware Market in Houston
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive

This month, we thought we’d have a look at some of the data from our 2017 Hardware Store Market Share Report, which measures the sales performance of home centers and hardware stores across all 900+ US Core Based Statistical Areas […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Oct 19, 2017
DATATRAC: Home Center and Hardware Chains – October 2017
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac

Personnel Updates • PPG Exec VP Viktor Sekmakas resigned.   Financial Focus • Do It Best Corp. reported FYE 6/24/17 gross sales of $3.2 billion, up 6.1% from the previous year.   Industry Insight • Menards faces a number of […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Oct 12, 2017
The Tile Shop
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Sep 28, 2017
Top Hardware Buying/Marketing Groups Ranked
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive

Two months ago, to mark the release of the newest edition of Chain Store Guide’s Home Center Operators & Hardware Chains Directory, we published our 2017 Top 10 Farm & Home Retailer rankings. This month, we close out our annual […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Sep 21, 2017
DATATRAC: Home Center and Hardware Chains – September 2017
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac

Personnel Updates • Cedar Creek Inc. promoted Alex Averitt to succeed Wayne Trousdale as President and CEO. Trousdale takes a seat on the board. • E.C. Barton & Co. hired Steven Brimner as its new President and CEO. • Lowe’s […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…


Sep 14, 2017
Menard Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Aug 24, 2017
Q3-2017 Big Box Hardware Breakdown
Home Center & Hardware Dashboard
Aug 17, 2017
Aug 10, 2017
US LBM Holdings
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jul 27, 2017
CSG’s 2017 Farm & Home Retailer Rankings
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Jul 20, 2017
Jul 13, 2017
CSG Snapshot: 84 Lumber Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jun 29, 2017
Q2-2017 Big Box Hardware Breakdown
Home Center & Hardware Dashboard
Jun 20, 2017
Jun 15, 2017
CSG Snapshot: Builders FirstSource Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
May 25, 2017
Exclusive: 2017 Hardware & Building Supply Rankings
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
May 19, 2017
May 11, 2017
CSG Snapshot: True Value Company
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Apr 27, 2017
Exclusive: Full NY Metro Hardware Market Share
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 13, 2017
CSG Snapshot: TreeHouse Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Mar 30, 2017
Q1-2017 Big Box Hardware Breakdown
Home Center & Hardware Dashboard
Mar 16, 2017
Mar 9, 2017
CSG Snapshot: Ace Hardware Corp.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Feb 23, 2017
Lumber Liquidators: $5M Loss Marks Progress
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Feb 16, 2017
Feb 9, 2017
CSG Snapshot: Fastenal Company
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jan 26, 2017
Paint Stores by the Numbers
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Jan 12, 2017
CSG Snapshot: Busy Beaver Building Centers Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Dec 29, 2016
Farm & Home: Top Stores of 2016
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Dec 21, 2016
Dec 15, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Dunn-Edwards Corporation
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Nov 24, 2016
Westlake Ace Hardware: Corp. Funds Fuel Growth
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Nov 17, 2016
Nov 9, 2016
CSG Snapshot: The Tile Shop
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Oct 27, 2016
Orchard Supply Hardware Heads East
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Oct 20, 2016
Oct 13, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Do it Best Corp.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Sep 29, 2016
“Lackluster” Summer for Lowe’s
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Sep 22, 2016
Sep 15, 2016
CSG Snapshot: McCoy's Building Supply
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Aug 25, 2016
Record Sales for The Home Depot
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Aug 18, 2016
Aug 11, 2016
CSG Snapshot: PPG Architectural Coatings
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jul 28, 2016
Hardware in Cedar Rapids: Why You Should Care
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Jul 21, 2016
Jul 14, 2016
CSG Snapshot: BMC Stock Holdings, Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jun 23, 2016
Taking Stock of the Big Chains
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
Jun 16, 2016
Jun 9, 2016
CSG Snapshot: The Sherwin-Williams Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
May 26, 2016
Lowe’s + Rona: The Shape of the Industry after the Deal
Home Center & Hardware CSG Exclusive
May 19, 2016
May 12, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Lowe's Companies Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Apr 28, 2016
Apr 21, 2016
Apr 14, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Lumber Liquidators
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Mar 17, 2016
Mar 9, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Harbor Freight Tools
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Feb 25, 2016
Company Snapshot: Lumber Liquidators
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Feb 18, 2016
Feb 11, 2016
Jan 28, 2016
Company Snapshot: 84 Lumber Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jan 21, 2016
Jan 14, 2016
Home Depot’s Continued Success with DIY Culture
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Dec 17, 2015
Nov 25, 2015
Company Snapshot: Menard Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Oct 29, 2015
Company Snapshot: Fastenal Company
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Oct 23, 2015
Ace Fights Internet Retailers With the Internet
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Oct 22, 2015
Sep 24, 2015
Company Snapshot: La-Z-Boy Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Sep 17, 2015
Sep 10, 2015
Where Home Center Warehouses Can Still Roam
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Aug 27, 2015
Company Snapshot: Pier 1 Imports Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Aug 20, 2015
Aug 13, 2015
A Unique Lowe's Enters Manhattan, Twice
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jul 30, 2015
The New Age of Acquisition
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jul 23, 2015
Jul 16, 2015
Company Snapshot: Boise Cascade LLC
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jun 25, 2015
Company Snapshot: Home Depot's Next Generation
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jun 18, 2015
Jun 11, 2015
When the Floors Came Tumbling Down
Home Center & Hardware Insight
May 28, 2015
Company Snapshot: Lowe's Companies Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
May 21, 2015
May 14, 2015
Ace Takes In Store Pickup Nationwide
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Apr 30, 2015
Company Snapshot: Builders FirstSource Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Apr 23, 2015
Apr 16, 2015
Havertys: In With the New – Going Viral
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Mar 26, 2015
Company Snapshot: Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Mar 19, 2015
Mar 12, 2015
Ace Delivers
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Feb 26, 2015
Company Snapshot: Tractor Supply Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Feb 19, 2015
Feb 12, 2015
Rise of the Machines
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jan 29, 2015
Company Snapshot: Fastenal Company
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jan 22, 2015
Jan 15, 2015
Our Wolf Wins the Big One, Against the Odds
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Dec 25, 2014
Company Snapshot: The Sherwin-Williams Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Dec 18, 2014
Dec 11, 2014
An Undercover Boss Shows True Value Yet Again
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Nov 20, 2014
Nov 18, 2014
Is Tractor Supply Going to the Dogs?
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Nov 3, 2014
Lowe's and Its Orchard Are Becoming Robotic
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Oct 30, 2014
Company Snapshot: Why Ikea Is a Destination
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Oct 23, 2014
Oct 16, 2014
Lowe’s Looks to Brazil?
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Sep 24, 2014
Company Snapshot: Home Depot The End of an Era?
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Sep 17, 2014
Sep 11, 2014
Aug 28, 2014
Company Snapshot: Rent-A-Center
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Aug 21, 2014
Aug 14, 2014
Home Depot Adds New Dimensions
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jul 30, 2014
Will PPG Make It South of the Border?
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jul 25, 2014
Jul 7, 2014
Company Snapshot: 84 Lumber Company
Home Center & Hardware
Jun 27, 2014
Jun 26, 2014
Company Snapshot: Tractor Supply Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jun 11, 2014
May 29, 2014
Company Snapshot: True Value
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
May 21, 2014
May 15, 2014
Apr 24, 2014
Apr 17, 2014
Apr 10, 2014
Mar 27, 2014
Company Snapshot: Ace Hardware Corp.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Mar 20, 2014
Mar 13, 2014
Patrick Lumber and the Pittsburgh Steelers
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Feb 27, 2014
Company Snapshot: Fastenal Company
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Feb 20, 2014
Feb 13, 2014
Home Depot Looks to Offer Same Day Shipping
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jan 30, 2014
Company Snapshot: Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jan 23, 2014
Jan 16, 2014
Ace Adds To Its Control Over Westlake
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Dec 31, 2013
Dec 19, 2013
Company Snapshot: BlueLinx Holdings Corporation
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Dec 12, 2013
Nov 27, 2013
Company Snapshot: Lumber Liquidators
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Nov 21, 2013
Nov 14, 2013
Carter Lumber Consolidates to Grow
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Oct 24, 2013
Company Snapshot: ABC Supply Co. Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Oct 17, 2013
Oct 10, 2013
The (True) Value of Secondary Product Lines
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Sep 30, 2013
Sep 19, 2013
Company Snapshot: The Home Depot Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Sep 12, 2013
Operating a Home Center Warehouse Is No Slam Dunk
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Aug 29, 2013
Company Snapshot: Menard Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Aug 22, 2013
Aug 16, 2013
Mutual Benefits: Lowe's Acquires Orchard Supply
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jul 25, 2013
Company Snapshot: 84 Lumber Company
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jul 18, 2013
Jul 11, 2013
Jun 28, 2013
Company Snapshot: Lowe's Companies Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jun 20, 2013
Jun 13, 2013
May 30, 2013
Company Snapshot: Tractor Supply Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
May 23, 2013
Handy Hardware: No Longer a Co-op?
Home Center & Hardware Insight
May 16, 2013
Apr 25, 2013
Company Snapshot: Ace Hardware Corp.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Apr 18, 2013
Apr 11, 2013
Menards Growing Through An Interstate Bigger Box
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Mar 28, 2013
Mar 21, 2013
Feb 28, 2013
Feb 21, 2013
Feb 19, 2013
Jan 31, 2013
Company Snapshot: Fastenal Company
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jan 24, 2013
Jan 17, 2013
Dec 28, 2012
Company Snapshot: Beacon Roofing Supply Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Dec 20, 2012
Industry News: Home Center and Hardware Chains
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac
Dec 13, 2012
Orchard Supply Finally Goes Beyond California
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Nov 20, 2012
Nov 14, 2012
Nov 7, 2012
Company Snapshot: Aaron's Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Oct 23, 2012
Is Lowe’s Sitting On A Vital Succession?
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Oct 16, 2012
Oct 15, 2012
Company Snapshot: Huttig Building Products Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Sep 14, 2012
Industry News: Home Center and Hardware Chains
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac
Sep 14, 2012
Company Snapshot: True Value Company
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Aug 28, 2012
Company Snapshot: Michaels Stores Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Aug 16, 2012
Aug 14, 2012
Company Snapshot: Orchard Supply Hardware Stores
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jul 18, 2012
Hardware and Home Center Industry Updates
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac
Jul 9, 2012
Company Snapshot: The Sherwin-Williams Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jun 19, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
Jun 9, 2012
Company Snapshot: Do it Best Corp.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
May 15, 2012
Apr 17, 2012
Apr 16, 2012
Company Snapshot: Home Tractor Supply Center
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Mar 21, 2012
How Francis Blake Saved Home Depot
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Mar 16, 2012
Mar 12, 2012
Company Snapshot: The Home Depot Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Feb 23, 2012
Lowe’s Board Gets Grounded
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Feb 15, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
Company Snapshot: Ace Hardware Corp.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jan 30, 2012
Company Snapshot: Canadian Tire Corporation Limited
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jan 26, 2012
Home Depot vs. Lowe’s: a Brief Update
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jan 16, 2012
Canadian Tire Corporation Limited
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Jan 13, 2012
Home Center/Hardware Industry Updates
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac
Dec 21, 2011
Dec 6, 2011
A Tale of Two Pro Dealers
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Nov 15, 2011
Home Center and Hardware Industry eUpdates
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac
Oct 31, 2011
Lowe’s Lows Could Portend Election Woes
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Oct 20, 2011
Company Snapshot: 84 Lumber Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Oct 17, 2011
Sep 22, 2011
Home Center Company Snapshot: Tractor Supply Co.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Sep 22, 2011
Home Center Company Profile: Menard Inc.
Home Center & Hardware CSG Snapshot
Sep 20, 2011
Lowe’s Closes Stores; Not Menard!
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Sep 15, 2011
Home Center and Hardware Industry Updates
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac
Aug 25, 2011
Home Center and Hardware Industry Updates
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac
Aug 23, 2011
A New 84 Prototype Eyes the DIY Customer
Home Center & Hardware Insight
Jul 7, 2011
Home Center/Hardware Industry Updates
Home Center & Hardware DataTrac
Dec 15, 2010
Losing Survivors
Home Center & Hardware Insight