Murdale True Value in Carbondale was one of six hardware retailers honored with Beacon Awards during a banquet Sept. 9 during The Hardware Conference in Marco Island, Florida.

The Beacon Awards are a premier national industry awards program developed by The Hardware Connection magazine and The Hardware Conference to recognize the “best of the best” independent hardware/home improvement retailers while encouraging a new generation of retailers to make their mark.

The Beacon Awards honored the Retail Beacon Award winners for each of the four participating wholesalers, plus the Best New Stores in two categories: under 20,000 square feet and over 20,000 square feet. Murdale True Value Hardware was honored as the Retail Beacon Award winner for True Value Company.

— The Southern