Retzler's True Value Hardware

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Retzler Hardware
Former type Hardware Stores
Industry Retail
Fate Acquired; Dissolved
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Successor(s)
Founded Wooster, Ohio (1958 (1958))
Founder(s) Joseph L. Retzler (1963-2003)
Defunct July 23, 2003 (2003-07-23)
Headquarters Wooster, Ohio, United States
Number of locations 132 N Walnut St, Wooster, Ohio
Area served Wayne County, Ohio
Parent Value V & S Service (True Value) Hardware Stores

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  • 1950 - Retzler's family purchased "Wayne Hardware and Supply Company" [1]
  • 1963 - store renamed "Retzler's True Value Hardware" [2]
  • 2003 - Joseph L. Retzler, President from 1963-2003 when he retired [3]
  • 2003 - July 23, sold to Michael Tignor who opened Tignor's Hardware Store

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Invoice from Retzler Hardware dated 1969.
Receipt from Retzler Hardware dated 1969.

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  1. "Joseph L. Retzler" profile on Wooster Area Chamber of Commerce" website
  2. "Joseph L. Retzler" profile on Wooster Area Chamber of Commerce" website
  3. "Joseph L. Retzler" profile on Wooster Area Chamber of Commerce" website

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