Sep 24 2015

Farmers Branch Westlake Ace Hardware Grand Opening Set

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. September 24, 2015 – Westlake Ace Hardware will hold grand opening festivities for its new location in Farmers Branch, Texas on Saturday, October 3 through Sunday, October 4. The store is located at 12895 Josey Lane (formerly Turner Hardware).

To kick off the official celebration, Westlake will donate 10 percent of all purchases made between 3 p.m. and close on Wednesday, September 30 to R.L. Turner High School. Any customer who signs up for an Ace Rewards Card during the Grand Opening, (from 7:30 a.m. on Oct. 3 to 6 p.m. on October 4) will automatically be entered in a drawing for valuable prizes:

  • Grand Prize: A Weber Genesis Grill
  • Second Prize: A “room makeover” paint package (includes two gallons of Clark+Kensington or Valspar paint, a Flexio Sprayer, ladder and assorted project sundries.
  • Third Prize: $100 Westlake Ace gift card

“Westlake Ace Hardware is a growing, vibrant brand and valuable resource for our customers. Our mission is to truly be The Helpful Place for our Farmers Branch customers and help them keep their households running smoothly by providing the highest level of service and products,” said Tom Knox, CEO of Westlake Ace Hardware. “I can’t stress enough how much we look forward to becoming a trusted and valuable member of the community.”

In addition to numerous product demos, other weekend festivities include:

Saturday, October 3

  • Representatives of Westlake’s management team will lead the official grand opening “board cutting” ceremony (7:30 a.m.). Entertainment and refreshments will be provided.
  • The first 100 customers to enter the store will receive a cooler filled with an assortment of Westlake merchandise (a $75 value)
  • A fundraiser for R.L. Turner High School: Hot dogs, chips and drink (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.) with a suggested $2 donation
  • Vendor Demos from Amy Howard, Stihl, and more
  • Face painting (noon – 4 p.m.)

Sunday, October 4

  • A fundraiser for R.L. Turner High School: Hot dogs, chips and drink (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.) with a suggested $2 donation
  • A “Spin to Win” for all paying customers for a chance to win up to 20 percent off their purchase or a great prize
  • Face painting (noon – 4 p.m.)

 About Westlake Ace Hardware

 Westlake Ace Hardware was founded in 1905 and today operates 90 neighborhood hardware stores in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico. Westlake is the largest member of the Ace Hardware Cooperative, giving the company access to over 70,000 items. For more information, please visit

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