Start an Ace Hardware Corporation business

Start an Ace Hardware Corporation business

Ace is your ultimate power tool for running a successful business

Make your business ownership dream come true with Ace Hardware

Start your own business with financial backing and backing from a globally trusted and locally recognized brand that leads the industry in terms of customer satisfaction.

Ace Hardware, America’s neighborhood hardware retailer for over 90 years, is a recognized leader in the booming home improvement industry valued at $ 279 billion and presents a tremendous opportunity for those looking to build a profitable and lasting business.

The ace difference

As the owner of Ace Hardware, you receive the support and knowledge of a dedicated and experienced team of experts who offer comprehensive training to enable you to effectively enter the “DIY” music market.


Ace retailers own the business and can tailor offerings to meet customer needs.


Owners benefit from the advantages of a global brand with collective purchasing power and independent ownership.


Retailers do not pay license fees and part of the profit is returned to them every year.

7 reasons Ace Hardware is the right business investment

At Ace Hardware, you’re not only making a business investment, you’re joining the Ace family.

This has the following advantages:

The Ace Hardware team includes more than 80,000 members including owners, store staff, retail support and corporate employees.

  • We offer a FREE opening order for new stores.
  • No license fees.
  • Independent ownership is supported by special training and support.
  • Flexible product mix that can be adapted to your local market.
  • A solid foundation and a future-proof future.
  • No. 1 brand for convenience hardware.
  • Ace is recognized worldwide and recognized locally.

The amount of incentive will vary based on the size / format of the store and based on the product recommended by Discovery (excluding fasteners). Incentive as credit, not cash or loan.

Join America’s trusted neighborhood hardware retailer

The Ace ownership opportunity is unlike any other business opportunity.

Ace Hardware is a cooperative owned and operated by a retailer, which means that Ace retailers own the business. Not only are you a partner in a world-class company, you also pay no royalties. Part of the profit is returned to retailers every year.

When you join Ace, you benefit from collective purchasing power and a global brand, as well as independent ownership. You also have the flexibility to tailor your offerings to suit your customers’ needs.

If you’d like more information on how to build a strong future with Ace …

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