Ace Hardware Vendor Agreement

Ace Hardware`s Policys – Procedures Manual Delivery for domestic and import suppliers is a policy document that covers the scope of trade policies, from ethical standards to supplier relationship requirements to shipping standards. These policies reflect ongoing efforts to manage our business relationship in a way that is legal and benefits our mutual partnership and Ace`s agency owners. Duration of the agreement and renewal: there is no defined duration for the franchise agreement. There are no fixed conditions for renewal or renewal. This affiliate participation agreement (the “contract”) contains the terms that apply to your participation as a member of the affiliate program (the “affiliate program”) for www.acehardware.com and the associated mobile website (the “Merchant site”), which is a site owned by Ace Hardware (“we” or “resellers”). This affiliate program is managed by Pepperjam, LLC (“Pepperjam”), operator of the Pepperjam affiliate network (the “network”). In this agreement, you are called “you,” “your” or “affiliated.” GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., an eBay company (“GSI”), operates this site (the “website”) pursuant to agreements with Ace Hardware Corporation (“ACE”). Franchise Description: The franchisor, Ace Hardware Corporation, is a wholesaler of related equipment and products. The proposed franchise is intended for the operation of a retail equipment store under the name “Ace Hardware”. In the United States, Ace is a retail co-operative. If the franchisee`s application for membership is accepted, the franchisor grants membership to the co-op when the franchisee buys shares in its shares.

This membership allows the franchisee to acquire goods and services from the franchisor. Franchisees can offer rental services from their Ace store under the name “Ace Rental Place.” Franchisees may also own and operate a separate existing business, including a grocery store. B, and add an Ace hardware store to the existing business. The franchisor calls it its “food format.” Ace Hardware franchisees are not permitted to offer craftsmen or other home services under an Ace brand unless they have acquired a separate franchise from Ace Handyman Franchising, Inc.