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Rochester, PA, Aug. 22 - Rochester Ace Hardware held a grand opening on Aug. 18.
The new store, situated at 111 West Madison Street in Rochester, was designed to bring the company's familiar, helpful brand and services to a new audience. The location, like others under the Ace brand, provides solutions to many everyday home maintenance needs, including top-of-the-line products in categories such as paint, lawn care and gardening.
Many of the thousands of products and supplies on the store's shelves come from some of the most well-regarded brands in their respective categories, all to help people more effectively take care of their homes.
“Our mission is to provide customers with the neighborly advice and assistance they have come to expect from Ace,” Ace Hardware officials said, according to a press release. “We look forward to becoming a helpful and valuable neighbor to the community, both inside and outside the walls of our store.”
Ace Hardware is the largest retailer-owned hardware company in the world, with over 5,600 locally owned and operated stores in approximately 70 countries. The company and its subsidiaries, headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, operate multiple distribution centers in the U.S., as well as having distribution centers in China, Panama and the United Arab Emirates.
Since 1924, Ace has become a well-known name in local communities worldwide, known as "the place with the helpful hardware folks."