Featured Stories

What’s New in Small Appliances

July 19, 2017

As seen in the New Product World at the National Hardware Show, small to midsize appliances are the bread and butter for many retailers.  They take up minimal floor space while driving up price-per-transaction averages and add-ons. The new...

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Hardware Hacks for Homeowners on the Go

July 11, 2017

Spotted at the National Hardware Show: Hardware Hacks for Homeowners on the Go. From lighting up dark spaces to staying dry and keeping caffeinated—customers are always on the lookout for products that can help alleviate those little obstacles in...

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Made in the USA

July 5, 2017

In honor of Independence Day, we’ve collected nine products that are manufactured and assembled by citizens of our fine country, making them as American as apple pie. Plumbing & Electrical: Yankee Doodle Dandies Power Tools & Hardware:...

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Think Vertically: Space Savers

June 27, 2017

One of the growing needs among consumers is how to optimize their living spaces to accommodate their lifestyles—and more importantly—their stuff. Luckily, one of the growing trends in design and decor, and one that was evident at the 2017...

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9 Award-Winning Products From NHS 2017

June 20, 2017

Exhibits and speakers weren’t the only highlights of the 2017 National Hardware Show®. Many awards ceremonies were also held throughout the week, spotlighting the many new and innovative products at the show. Below are three awards presented...

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Bring Nature Indoors With 9 New Products

June 13, 2017

The look and feel of nature can be very comforting and relaxing, and with popular design trends, such as Scandinavian Hygge, the desire to bring a nature-inspired aesthetic into the home is gaining in popularity among many consumers. Building...

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New Paint Products and Techniques

June 6, 2017

Thanks to the collective creativity of idea-sharing sites like Pinterest and other online forums, painting techniques and projects have become varied and widespread. DIYers, interior designers and paint professionals are seeking the latest design...

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3 Trends for the Great Indoors

May 30, 2017

The 2017 National Hardware Show® not only displayed trends for Lawn & Garden and Outdoor Recreation, but showcased several for indoor living as well, with products hailing from several hardware and home improvement categories including those...

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3 Trends in Outdoor Living

May 23, 2017

At the 2017 National Hardware Show®, many trends stood out to those who strolled the convention floor. Here are three trends in the outdoor living categories that garnered the most interest. Outdoor Living & Lawn and Garden: Vertical...

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9 New Products from the National Hardware Show®

May 16, 2017

The 2017 National Hardware Show® in Las Vegas has wrapped, and as expected, many new and innovative products were on display. All categories were well represented with new products. Here is a sampling of what is available to the...

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