New partnership brings together Shur-line Paint Sundries and Bulldog Hardware with World and Main brands CRANBURY, New Jersey – October 8, 2018 – Nova Capital Management is pleased to announce that it has merged its consumer brands, Shur-Line™ and Bulldog Hardware™, with World and Main, LLC’s retail brands, formerly owned by Littlejohn & Co. This merger brings together excellence in product development, global sourcing, manufacturing, logistics, channel access, and customer support to national, regional, co-op and independent hardware channels.
Nova Capital Management announces merger of its portfolio companies, Shur-Line and Bulldog, with World and Main LLC
Cranbury, NJ—June 15, 2017—Ultra Hardware™, part of the World and Main family of brands, has launched new Barn Door Hardware just in time for summer home remodeling projects. Popular decorative barn doors are a contemporary and space-saving solution that quickly adds character and interest to a room. Designed to maximize floor space better than swinging doors, and retrofitted with less effort and expense than pocket doors, barn doors are a practical and creative solution to today’s space and design challenges.
Moody, Alabama – May 7, 2017 Jones Stephens, a World and Main Company, announced today that it has released its new, 2017 Jones Stephens Catalog. The comprehensive catalog includes 18,000 products across 15 categories, including new faucet and bath accessories sections, and a handy merchandising tab.
Jones Stephens Launches Complete Line of New AquaPlumb® Faucets and Decorative Bath Accessories Launch Includes Flexible Assortments and Comprehensive Display Program To Support Distributor Customers
World & Main Announces Executive Appointments To Accelerate Strategic Growth InitiativesCranbury, NJ - March 13, 2017 World and Main, LLC, a leading provider of product development, merchandising, and distribution solutions to customers across the plumbing, building supply, home and hardware categories, today announced several appointments to its executive team, including:
Maintenance Supply Headquarters Receives 2016 Top MRO Sales Honors from World and Main Cranbury, New Jersey – March 2, 2017 World and Main, LLC announced today that Houston, Texas based Maintenance Supply Headquarters was honored this week with the 2016 Top MRO Sales Growth award. This first annual award organized by World and Main, recognizes their distributor customers that lead the pack in MRO category sales for the calendar year. This year’s award presentation took place at Maintenance Supply Headquarters’ new Houston, Texas facility.
World and Main Completes Sale of Handy Hardware Unit to HDW Sale Focuses Strategy on Growth in Core Business Units
Cranbury, NJ – November 18, 2016 – World and Main, LLC (“World and Main”), a leading provider of products, merchandising and distribution solutions in the home, hardware, and building supply categories, today announced the sale of its Handy Hardware unit (“Handy Hardware”) to Hardware Distribution Warehouses, Inc. (“HDW”).
Cranbury, New Jersey – September 13, 2016 World and Main, LLC announced today its plans for their first Fall Virtual Buying Market to be held September 19th through the 25th. This Virtual Market is a major buying event for customers from the New York/ New Jersey/ Pennsylvania area to take advantage of deals and special pricing on thousands of products for the fall and winter selling seasons. Prior to this Virtual Market, World and Main only held traditional markets at regional convention centers.
CRANBURY, NJ, August 4, 2016 – World and Main, LLC, a leading provider of product development, merchandising, and distribution solutions to customers across the home, hardware, and building supplies categories, today announced the appointment of Bryan Yeazel as President and Chief Executive Officer.
Jones Stephens Featured in The Wholesaler - Jones Stephens Invests in New Customer Experience Program and Training Center
Cranbury, New Jersey – August 2, 2016 Jones Stephens, a World and Main Company, announced today that it has completed its investment in a new Customer Experience Program and Training Center at its Moody, Alabama headquarters. Completion of this initiative launched a new, year-round customer outreach and training program that will facilitate the training of up to 450 customer representatives annually.