Posts Tagged "Christmas"

Akard True Value Hardware Turns Community Involvement into a Hobby

Akard True Value Hardware Turns Community Involvement into a Hobby

Leigh Ann Akard owns Akard True Value Hardware, the third-generation family-owned hardware store opened by her grandfather in Zionsville, Indiana, in 1955. When she’s not focused on outdoor power equipment and DIY supplies, Akard has a worthwhile hobby: giving back to the local community. “Community involvement is a labor of love,” Akard recently told The Hardware Connection. “What better hobby could I be involved in?” This time of year, the…read more →

What Online Pricing Practices Could Mean For Holiday Shoppers

What Online Pricing Practices Could Mean For Holiday Shoppers

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but it could also be the most expensive. As the holidays quickly approach, shoppers across the country will purchase gift items, make travel plans and search for holiday events online. The amount of money they spend along the way could depend on some surprising factors. Price steering and price discrimination could affect the rate that online shoppers see for many of their…read more →

Indie Gift Guide

Indie Gift Guide

Take the pledge to ‘buy local’ this holiday season with Independent We Stand! Use our holiday gift guide to find and share those special items for everyone on your list that can only be found at independently owned businesses.

Made in America Christmas: Are You In?

Made in America Christmas: Are You In?

ABC World News wants to hear what you’re doing to have a “Made in America Christmas” this year. Share your story and it could be featured on “World News with Diane Sawyer.”

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