For more than 90 years, Ace Hardware has been known as the place with the helpful hardware folks in thousands of neighborhoods across America, providing customers with a more personal kind of helpful. With more than 5,000 hardware stores locally owned and operated across the globe, Ace is the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., Ace and its subsidiaries operate an expansive network of distribution centers in the U.S. and also have distribution capabilities in Ningbo, China; Colon, Panama; and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Its retailers' stores are located in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and approximately 55 countries. For more information on Ace, visit acehardware.com or the company newsroom at newsroom.acehardware.com.
Ace execs greeted employees and handed out gift bags as a special way to say ‘thank you' during this year's Employee Appreciation Week.
Ace team members and vendor suppliers who double as motorcycle enthusiasts, raised funds for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals during this year's Motorcycle Miracle Mission Charity Ride. The group met at the corporate HQ and had a send-off from employees before starting their charity ride to St. Louis.
Staffers from Ace's Business to Business department, The Supply Place, hosted a complimentary networking brunch for Ace team members during this year's Employee Appreciation Week.
Ace's outstanding team of interns volunteered with Habitat for Humanity in the Chicagoland area this summer, together they worked to beautify local neighborhoods.