The State of NoVa: Ace Hardware


Posted at 01:20 AM ET, 10/15/2012

Document Drop: Phony numbers uncovered in Fischer Hardware’s struggle with Ace Hardware?

The Springfield store presents evidence of alleged fraud.

By Tom Jackman  |  01:20 AM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fischer Hardware, Roy Ewers, Ace Hardware, Small Business Administration

Posted at 06:03 PM ET, 08/29/2012

Fischer Hardware in Springfield closing Friday

The Springfield store’s lender ordered the doors shut pending the outcome of a legal fight.

By Tom Jackman  |  06:03 PM ET, 08/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Springfield | Tags:  Fischer Hardware, Ace Hardware, Roy Ewers

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 08/21/2012

Fischer Hardware of Springfield wins a round vs. Ace Hardware; two fed agencies now investigating

The struggling store wins a key step in its lawsuit and its battle to stay open.

By Tom Jackman  |  12:13 PM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Springfield | Tags:  Fischer Hardware, Ace Hardware, Roy Ewers

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 06/20/2012

Springfield’s Fischer Hardware hanging tough; Rep. Connolly calls for Ace Hardware probe

The local institution has new suppliers and new momentum.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Springfield | Tags:  Fischer Hardware, Ace Hardware, Springfield

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 05/08/2012

Springfield’s Fischer Hardware battles to survive; says Ace Hardware led it on path to bankruptcy

Owners Roy and Pattie Ewers say that affiliating with Ace Hardware led them to bankruptcy, brink of closure.

By Tom Jackman  |  10:49 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Springfield, Courts | Tags:  Fischer Hardware, Ace Hardware, Roy Ewers, Pattie Ewers