Several CNRG staff analyze survey data to investigate dietary patterns, physical activity, and other behaviors in the United States among diverse population groups.
This sample allowed CNRG to make several important group-based conclusions," says Harris.
At its heart, CNRG is a collection of different retail formats that currently has more than 35 locations throughout the southern United States.
Currently CNRG is made up of several different retail brands including Home Hardware Centers, which include small, rural neighborhood hardware stores; Town & Country Hardware, serving affluent customers with eight suburban North Carolina locations; Elliott's Hardware, with three locations outside Dallas; Morrison Terrebonne Lumber and NFL Home Centers, which serve a largely contractor customer base out of their five locations in Alabama and Louisiana.
When Jim Smith and Boyden Moore with CNRG approached us back in May 2011, my partners and I knew the direction in which they were moving was the one we wanted to take.
Jim called me back in May 2011 to introduce me to CNRG and to see if he thought this would be something we would be interested in.
Craig and his team add a lot of expertise to CNRG while also adding a new market area for us," CNRG Chairman Jim Smith says.
CNRG operates 35 home center and hardware stores in Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, Tennessee, Texas and North Carolina.
team brings a wealth of knowledge to the table," says Spencer.
We are proud to have the opportunity to add their stores in Daphne and Gulf Shores to our portfolioj' says Boyden Moore, president of CNRG
They operate a dominant commercial/builder-focused home center as well as a neighborhood True Value hardware store," says Boyden Moore, president of CNRG.
This is one more step in our goal at CNRG to grow profitably by partnering with solid retail operators and expanding into new areas and with new retail formats.