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Legalization of Cannabis: Impact on the Workplace

Posted by on Dec 11, 2018 in Featured | Comments Off on Legalization of Cannabis: Impact on the Workplace

The legalization of cannabis: how should it be handled in the workplace? Should organizations prepare for it, or take a ‘wait and see’ approach? Watch for the latest issue of the Reporter magazine for some helpful...

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Home Hardware Welcomes New Merchandise Manager, Housewares and Décor

Posted by on Dec 7, 2018 in Featured | Comments Off on Home Hardware Welcomes New Merchandise Manager, Housewares and Décor

Home Hardware Stores Limited is pleased to announce Tammy Wallace as the new Merchandise Manager of Housewares and Home Décor, effective this week. In her previous role, Tammy was Inventory Analyst for Home Hardware Stores Limited. She has close to 17 years of merchandise experience and brings a wealth of knowledge and business acumen to her new role. “We are excited to welcome Tammy Wallace onto our team of exceptional Merchandise Managers at Home Hardware,” said Ron Van Rootselaar, Group Merchandise Manager, Home Hardware Stores Limited. “With a proven track record, Tammy will be able to...

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EAB Announcement

Posted by on Dec 4, 2018 in Featured | Comments Off on EAB Announcement

Danny Wight, VP Sales and Marketing for EAB Tool Company Inc. is very pleased to announce that Sarah Wielens has joined EAB as their new Marketing Manager. Sarah brings with her a wide range of experience in the marketing field most recently as a freelance strategic and tactical marketer including product marketing, digital marketing and PR. Sarah graduated with an MBA in Marketing, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science. Sarah will be leading the already strong marketing group to continue to promote the EAB-Exchange a Blade brand and their commitment to providing...

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Home Hardware Store Owners Honoured at 2018 Outstanding Retailer Awards

Posted by on Nov 26, 2018 in Featured | Comments Off on Home Hardware Store Owners Honoured at 2018 Outstanding Retailer Awards

Home Hardware Dealers from Québec and British Columbia were celebrated this week at the 2018 Outstanding Retailer Awards for Best Hardware Store and the Marc Robichaud Community Leader Dealers from across the country were honoured in seven categories covering the range of hardware and home improvement retailing formats. During the Outstanding Awards Gala, Home Hardware Dealers were recognized in two award categories, including: Best Hardware Store – Michel Robidoux, Dealer-Owner, Quincaillerie Sainte- Julie, Sainte-Julie, Québec. Marc Robichaud Community Leader – Douglas and Shelley...

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Ontario TIMBER MART Member Recognized with 2018 Hardlines Outstanding Retailer Award

Posted by on Nov 26, 2018 in Featured | Comments Off on Ontario TIMBER MART Member Recognized with 2018 Hardlines Outstanding Retailer Award

Form & Build Supply Named Contractor Specialist Award Winner Ontario TIMBER MART member, Form & Build Supply have received numerous local business awards in recognition of their success and contribution to the communities they serve throughout the 43 years they’ve been in business. On November 13 at the 23rd Annual Hardlines Conference gala at the Queen’s Landing hotel in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont., Form & Build Supply was recognized once more, with the 2018 Hardlines Outstanding Retailer Award (ORA) for Best Contractor Specialist store. “In a market that’s often very...

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SURVEY: 2018 Provincial Election

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in Featured | Comments Off on SURVEY: 2018 Provincial Election

Thank you to all who participated in the survey below.  Click here for the results and accompanying letter that was sent to every MPP and party leader in Ontario. DEAR LBMAO MEMBER: June 7, 2018 is the scheduled date for the next provincial election. The LBMAO Board of Directors have initiated a survey of our members to ask their input on how they would direct an incoming government to manage the provincial economy and services. As business owners and managers, we all recognize that decisions made by the incumbent party, if in a majority position, can affect our day to day operations and...

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