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Ace Hardware Corporation - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Ace Hardware Corporation - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.

Ace Hardware Corporation (Ace) is a wholesaler of hardware, paint and home improvement products. The company’s product portfolio comprises paint, lawn and garden, electrical products, heating and cooling products and tools. The retailer-owned cooperative also offers services such as advertising, marketing, merchandising, store format design, retail training services, insurance and store technology services. The company’s stores are owned and operated by local entrepreneurs across the world. It has business presence across Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, North America, Caribbean and Asia Pacific. Ace is headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, the US.

Ace Hardware Corporation Key Recent Developments

Feb 15,2018: Ace Hardware releases Q4 and full year 2017 results
Nov 16,2017: Ace Hardware announces Q3 2017 financial results
Oct 10,2017: Park Ace Hardware to open in Frankfort
Aug 16,2017: Ace Hardware revenues rise by 2.5% in H1 2017
Jun 14,2017: Ace Hardware names new board member

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Section 1 - About the Company
Ace Hardware Corporation - Key Facts
Ace Hardware Corporation - Key Employees
Ace Hardware Corporation - Major Products and Services
Ace Hardware Corporation - History
Ace Hardware Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Ace Hardware Corporation - Business Description
Ace Hardware Corporation - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Ace Hardware Corporation - Strengths
Ace Hardware Corporation - Weaknesses
Ace Hardware Corporation - Opportunities
Ace Hardware Corporation - Threats
Ace Hardware Corporation - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company’s Recent Developments
May 17, 2017: Ace Hardware reports first quarter 2017 results
Apr 03, 2017: Ace Hardware appoints new vice president, general counsel and secretary
Section 4 – Appendix
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Ace Hardware Corporation, Key Facts
Ace Hardware Corporation, Key Employees
Ace Hardware Corporation, Major Products and Services
Ace Hardware Corporation, History
Ace Hardware Corporation, Other Locations
Ace Hardware Corporation, Subsidiaries
Ace Hardware Corporation, Key Competitors

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