Hardy Hardware joining Ace franchise
Last updated 10/13/2022 at 5:09pm
DAVENPORT-An up-and-down 2.5 years battling in business has resulted in some good news for Hardy Hardware. The local hardware, build supply, garden and feed store is buying into the Ace Hardware franchise and hopes to have its new-look, fully stocked business ready in the next six months.
It's a move owner Kari Hardy said provides the store with the best product availability amongst potential partnerships they researched.
"Hopefully we won't be 'Hardly Hardware' anymore," inventory manager Julie Williams joked.
After a lengthy legal battle with prior ownership was resolved in May, Hardy...