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British DIY Store Chain Sends Memo To Prepare Workers For Onslaught Of Demanding ‘Fifty Shades’ Fans

So let’s say you work at a hardware store, or other Do-It-Yourself home improvement spot. Sure, you get a bunch of customers on a day-to-day basis, but then one day… One day it’s different. 414 more words

Storm Has Passed, But Winter Woes Not Behind Us

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The brunt of the storm has moved well to our east, packing a punch along the New England coastline and leaving behind plenty of snow in Pittsburgh. 267 more words

News

Verdun hardware store pulls the plug after 58 years

For almost 60 years, Quincaillerie J.A. Binette fought the good fight.

But now, it’s lights out for the neighbourhood hardware store in Verdun, among the last of a near-extinct breed killed off by the big-box chains and changing consumer habits. 493 more words

Business

Why do some male sales clerks in hardware stores try to "rescue" women?

Why is it that when I, a woman, and my partner L, also a woman, often find ourselves being demeaned by male sales clerks in hardware stores? 331 more words