The Beacon Awards Honors the Industry’s Best Retailers


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2016 Beacon Ceremony from The Hardware Connection on Vimeo.


Check out full coverage of the 2016 Beacon Awards ceremony and learn about this year’s winners in the Sept/Oct 2016 issue of The Hardware Connection magazine. The Beacon Awards is an important recognition program that honors the best of the best dealers who represent the future of the industry.


Learn more about each winner of the 2016 Beacon Awards below:
Ace Retailers Honored at the 2016 Beacon Awards
Do it Best Retailers Honored at the 2016 Beacon Awards
Orgill Retailers Honored at the 2016 Beacon Awards
True Value Retailers Honored at the 2016 Beacon Awards


The Beacon Awards honors the following categories: 

•  Best New Stores

•  Retailer Beacon Award

The program includes video presentations of each of the Beacon Award winners and promises to be both informative and entertaining.

The Beacon Awards is held annually at The Hardware Conference in beautiful Marco Island, FL. The Beacon Awards are sponsored by Apex Tool Group, Epicor, Rust-Oleum, Sashco, Sunnyside Corporation, The Hardware Conference and The Hardware Connection magazine. They are also co-sponsored by Ace Hardware, Do it Best Corp., Orgill and True Value.

For more information about attending this event along with all other educational seminars, open floor discussions and social activities at The Hardware Conference, visit

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