True Value believes that building empowering relationships with our customers, retailers and associates is the foundation of our success. Headquartered in Chicago, our company is one of the world’s largest, member-owned cooperatives. We support a spirit of entrepreneurial thinking, appreciate a passion for excellence and foster a workplace that promotes teamwork and shared knowledge all without losing sight of individuality.

Our presence is worldwide. True Value's cooperative serves 58 countries with more than 4,000 retail locations, 13 regional distribution centers and approximately 2,500 associates. Many of our retailers enjoy a rich history spanning generations in their local communities. The True Value name is a trusted and recognized brand.

And, this is the place to begin if you are interested in working at our company or would like to find out more about True Value. We’re here to help in a variety of ways. We can assist entrepreneurs with Opening a True Value Store or converting a store to True Value. Whether operating as independent hardware stores or specialty businesses, our members are supported by the training, technology and retail support of an organization that strives to be the best in the industry. True Value stores are positioned to compete with the resources to deliver a compelling shopping experience, the most relevant product assortment and unparalleled customer service.

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Our vision is to help every True Value be the best hardware store in town. Find out what we’re doing to make that happen.

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John Hartmann, President & CEO

John Hartmann discusses why True Value is the co-op of choice