Ace Hardware takes workplace honours

OAK BROOK, Ill. — Ace Hardware announced it has received one of the 2017 Top Workplaces awards from the Chicago Tribune. The report, issued at the end of last week, ranks Ace Hardware number five among all large companies to work for in the Chicago area. The Top Workplaces lists are based on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by research firm Energage LLC. Metrics considered included alignment, execution, and connection.