Ace Hardware Corporation
Ace Hardware Corporation (Ace) is a retailer-owned cooperative, engaged in selling home improvement products. The company operates a chain of stores, whereby each store is independently owned and operated by local entrepreneurs. It has a network 4,500 stores, ranging from small urban stores to large rural stores, across the US. The company provides a wide variety of home improvement products as well as niche items and services, including hardware and related products, electricals, automotive and plumbing goods. It also manufactures and retails a wide range of paint products. The company is headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, United States.