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Best Practices in Social Media

Retailers wear a lot of different hats, and one of them is deciding how much time to spend attempting to engage customers on social media sites

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The Community Saved Our Store From Closing

Rathdrum Trading Post Hardware, a Do it Best member in Rathdrum, Idaho, has been open since 2013. While busy planning to build a new store in

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Trying to Guess Technology’s Future Impact on Retail

By Craig Cope I recently had the opportunity to speak with Mike Altendorf, vice president of information technology for Do it Best Corp., to discuss current

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Taking Business to a New Level

Shelly Wagler A&R Supply Washington, Ind. Shelly Wagler grew up in the hardware business and now, the business, A&R Supply in Washington, Ind., has grown up

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Carrying On the Tradition

Trixy O’Flaherty Gordon Do it Best Hardware DeKalb, Ill.   Brothers Max and Ben Gordon established a store in DeKalb, Ill, in 1946 where customers could

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