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Sherry McAuley, left, arrived from Texas this week to make Park Ace Hardware an official JCPenney catalog center. Store employees Rhonda Sharp, from left, and Ken Grider are assistant managers and former Main street JCPenney catalog center owner Ann Johnson is assisting in operations. Park Ace/JCPenney store owner is Brad Dahn. An official grand opening will be held Wednesday, March 30. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)

JCPenney catalog center opens at Ace Hardware in Park Rapids

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Park Ace Hardware is offering a new facet at its mercantile establishment on Highway 34 east.

A J.C. Penney Company catalog center is now located inside the Park Rapids store.


It's one of 398 similar operations in the U.S.

Sherry McAuley, a JC Penney Direct Merchant Program operations manager, arrived from Texas to welcome the Park Rapids crew on board Monday. She outran the metro snowstorm Sunday, leaving Minneapolis as the snow was beginning to accumulate.

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