March 2007
Home Channel News;3/19/2007, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p6
The article offers two news briefs related to hardware stores in the U.S. The new East Side Ace Hardware store was opened in February 2007 in El Paso, Texas. True Value Co., owned by Drew Walker, announced that it is going to close its store in Fremont, Nebraska due to increased competition and some other industrial closings.


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