Ace Hardware Corporation recognized seven vendors for outstanding service to the hardware cooperative, its retailers and customers.
The companies are:
• Camco, a manufacturer of RV accessories, based in Greensboro, N.C.;
• Cargill Salt, Ace’s national supplier for water softener and pool salt, and East Coast provider of rock salt, based in Alamo, Calif.;
• First Alert, a manufacturer of smoke and carbon monoxide alarms and other home safety solutions, based in Aurora, Ill.;
• Flanders Corporation, a manufacturer of air filtration solutions, based in Washington, N.C.;
• Vanco, named Ace’s International Vendor of the Year, based in Batavia, Ill., is a leading manufacturer of electronics accessories; and
• Werner Ladders, the provider of climbing equipment, based in Itasca, Ill.
In addition, Cincinnati-based Procter & Gamble, a leading supplier of household care products, was recognized as the Ace Fou