As the largest home improvement franchise company in the world, Ace International Holdings has 5,200+ stores in over 60 countries. And Ace continues to grow every day! International retailers look to Ace for the entrepreneurial elements that help them succeed, including:
Brand Recognition: Ace – “The Helpful Place” – is one of the top 100 most recognized brands in the world.
Operational Flexibility: A library of operational support is there when you need it, along with the flexibility you need to run your Ace business your way.
Market Exclusivity: When you run your operation as a distributorship, franchise or dealership, know that you are protected by market exclusivity.
Global Distribution Network: Ace has warehouses in the United States, China, Panama and Dubai, and freight-forwarding operations, paint manufacturing facilities, freight consolidation and distribution capabilities worldwide.
Ace – the #1 Convenience Hardware Store brand
Lowest cost of goods
Turn-key process to get new stores up and running
Relevant regional assortments
Dedicated sourcing team in Shanghai
Differentiated response to growing grocery competition – Ace Advantage
Awards and Accolades
#1 Hardlines Distributor by Home Channel News (2010)
#1 in the Home Improvement Category based on the results of the “Real People Ratings” consumer opinion survey by Corporate Research International (CRI) (2007-2010)
#1 Brand in Convenience Hardware by the Millward Brown Study (2010)
#6 Largest Franchise Operation Around the World by Franchise Times Top 200 Franchise Systems List (2011)
#17 in Top 100 Global Franchises by Franchise Direct (2011)
Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Home Improvement Retail Stores, Five Years in a Row by J.D. Power and Associates (2007-2011)
Ranked Highest in Customer Service Satisfaction by Business Week (2008-2010)
Named Customer Service Champion by Business Week (2009-2011)