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NH lumber/hardware business named retailer of the year


CONCORD, New Hampshire — A lumber and hardware business has been named New Hampshire's retailer of the year.

Benson Lumber and Hardware in Derry and Londonderry has received the honor from the New Hampshire Retail Association.

Nancy Kyle, president and CEO of the association, says the family-based business is celebrating its 100th year and continues the vision of its founder, George Washington Benson.

The award is presented to a New Hampshire retailer who has achieved significant success and growth in his or her business and provides excellent customer service. They support retailing locally and at a state level, and their business makes significant contributions to their local community.

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