Posted: April 11, 2024
Category: Industry News

Westlake Ace Hardware announced today it has signed an agreement to open a new store in Mission Hills, Calif.

Located at 10349 Sepulveda Blvd. in Mission Hills, Ace Hardware of Mission Hills will have approximately 15,000 sq. ft. of retail space. Renovations to the space are scheduled to begin in 2025, with an opening later next year.

Westlake Ace currently owns and operates six locations in Southern California: La Crescenta, Porter Ranch, South Pasadena, Thousand Oaks, Van Nuys, and West LA. The company plans to open locations in Agoura Hills, Glendale, Placentia, and Simi Valley in 2024.

In addition to selling lawn and garden supplies, fasteners, tools, plumbing, and electrical supplies, Ace Hardware of Mission Hills will feature many leading brands:

  • Stihl, Ego, and Milwaukee outdoor power equipment
  • Benjamin Moore and Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines paints
  • Milwaukee, DeWalt, and Craftsman power tools
  • Weber, Traeger, and Big Green Egg grills and accessories
  • Scotts lawn care products
  • Yeti coolers and accessories

The store will also offer services such as key cutting, automotive key fob replacement, and a propane tank exchange.

“Westlake Ace Hardware has been providing our friends, neighbors, and customers throughout Southern California with reliable service, helpful advice, and the products they need since 2019,” said Joe Jeffries, president and CEO of Ace Retail Holdings, the parent company of Westlake Ace Hardware. “We are thrilled to be joining the thriving and vibrant community of Mission Hills and are eager to showcase the leading products and legendary service the Ace brand is known for.”

About Westlake Ace Hardware

For nearly 120 years, Westlake Ace Hardware has been the helpful neighborhood hardware store countless generations have counted on for power and hand tools, fasteners, paint, plumbing, lawn care, pet, electrical supplies, and BBQ grills and accessories. Westlake lives the Ace Helpful Promise every day by delivering reliable service, helpful advice, and products so its customers and neighbors get their projects done right every time.

Westlake Ace is headquartered in the Kansas City area and has been part of the Ace Hardware Cooperative since 1959. Along with Great Lakes Ace Hardware, Westlake Ace is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ace Retail Holdings – a division of Ace Hardware Corporation.

Westlake Ace currently owns and operates 160 stores in 12 states:

  • California (Ace Hardware locations in the Bay Area, Central Valley, Northern California, and Southern California)
  • Illinois (Buikema’s Ace Hardware)
  • Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas (Westlake Ace Hardware)
  • North Carolina (Westlake Ace Hardware and Outer Banks Ace Hardware)
  • Washington (Westlake Ace Hardware and Dennis Company Ace)