Aubuchon Hardware (Images of America) by Bernard W. Aubuchon Jr.

By Bernard W. Aubuchon Jr.

William E. Aubuchon Sr. immigrated to the USA from Canada in 1900 on the age of 15, conversing no English and armed with just a fifth-grade schooling. via exertions and perseverance, he verified a ironmongery store in 1908 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. 100 years later, there are over one hundred thirty Aubuchon shops situated all through Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, long island, and Vermont, utilizing approximately 1,100 humans. This amazing development by means of Aubuchon could be attributed to the corporate treating its clients as buddies and continually making them no 1. As William E. Aubuchon Sr. as soon as stated, "The enterprise was once based at the precept of shopping for economically. We supply our buyers what they want--high-grade at a cost each person can afford." Aubuchon by no means misplaced tune of the place it begun, and this day it nonetheless is still "all within the kinfolk" with over 20 relations at present hired, together with the fourth new release. In Aubuchon undefined, relatives have been a useful source for photos and historic information.

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