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Feb 03, 2016, 06:00 ET
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Lowe's to Acquire RONA, Creating Canada's Leading Home Improvement Retailer

  -- Transaction valued at C$3.2 billion (US$2.3 billion) -- - Transaction unanimously approved by both companies' Boards of Directors -...

Jan 29, 2016, 16:10 ET
Lowe's Companies, Inc. announced Sandra B. Cochran, 57, has been appointed to its board of directors, effective immediately.

Lowe's Companies, Inc. Names Sandra B. Cochran To Board Of Directors

 Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today announced Sandra B. Cochran, 57, has been appointed to its board of directors, effective...

Jan 18, 2016, 07:00 ET
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Lowe's Plans to Exit Home Improvement Joint Venture in Australia

 Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today announced it has provided notification to Woolworths Limited, its joint venture partner in Australia,...

Jan 14, 2016, 12:00 ET
Jennifer L. Weber has been named Lowe's chief human resources officer, effective March 1. She will succeed Maureen K. Ausura, who announced plans to retire after 11 years with the company.

Lowe's Appoints Jennifer L. Weber As Chief Human Resources Officer

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today announced that Jennifer L. Weber has been named the company's chief human resources officer, effective...

Jan 14, 2016, 10:38 ET
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Lowe's Hiring 46,000 Seasonal Employees

 The calendar says winter, but Lowe's is thinking spring, announcing today it's hiring 46,000 seasonal employees to help customers during the...

Jan 04, 2016, 09:00 ET
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Lowe's Announces Professional Monitoring for Iris Smart Home Solution

 Today, Lowe's announced it will offer professional monitoring services for its do-it-yourself Iris smart home solution.  Lowe's has...

Dec 09, 2015, 09:30 ET
Iris by Lowe's invites believers and skeptics alike to sign up for its first-ever Santa Tracker app (free for iOS and Android).

Lowe's Believes: Iris Helps Parents Prove Santa Claus is Real

 This holiday season, Lowe's invites believers and skeptics alike to sign up for its first-ever Santa Tracker, now available in the new Iris by...

Nov 23, 2015, 11:46 ET
Marci Grebstein has been promoted to Lowe's chief marketing officer. She most recently served as vice president of advertising.

Lowe's Announces Executive Promotions

 Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today announced that Marci P. Grebstein has been promoted to chief marketing officer (CMO), effective...

Nov 18, 2015, 06:00 ET
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Lowe's Reports Third Quarter Sales And Earnings Results

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today reported net earnings of $736 million for the quarter ended October 30, 2015, a 25.8 percent increase over...

Nov 17, 2015, 08:30 ET
San Cayetano Elementary School 5th grader Sophia wrote to Lowe's about her school's need for a playground sun shade to protect students from Arizona's high temperatures.

Students Speak Out With Over 4,000 Letters to Lowe's, Bringing Awareness to Public Schools in Need of Repair and Improvement

Thanks to students who put their writing skills and imaginations to the test to highlight the needs of their schools, four public schools across...

Nov 16, 2015, 11:38 ET
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Lowe's Launches Next Generation of Iris Smart Home Solution

 Today, Lowe's announced the next generation of its Iris smart home solution, built with Microsoft Azure's cloud technology. This latest...

Nov 13, 2015, 16:30 ET
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Lowe's Companies, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend

 The Board of Directors for Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of twenty eight cents ($0.28) per share,...

Nov 13, 2015, 13:00 ET
Lowe's names Bertram L. Scott to board of directors.

Lowe's Companies, Inc. Names Bertram L. Scott To Board Of Directors

 At its meeting today, the board of directors of Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) appointed Bertram L. Scott, 65, to the board, effective...

Nov 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Lowe's Companies, Inc. Invites You to Join Its Third Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call Webcast

 In conjunction with the Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) third quarter 2015 earnings press release, you are invited to listen to its...

Oct 29, 2015, 08:00 ET
Lowe's and Made in Space are partnering to launch a 3D printer to the International Space Station, bring tools to space and technology to Earth.

The Next Frontier of Retail: Lowe's is First to Launch Commercial 3D Printer into Space

 Lowe's Innovation Labs, the disruptive innovation hub of Lowe's Companies, Inc., has partnered with aerospace company Made in Space, to become...

Oct 26, 2015, 08:32 ET
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Lowe's Names 2015 Innovation And Vendor Partners Of The Year

Lowe's Companies Inc. announced this week it has named Hitachi, Pergo and Sunrise Global as the company's 2015 Vendor Partners of the Year. The...

Oct 15, 2015, 10:05 ET
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Consumer Buying Behavior: Iris by Lowe's Reveals Annual Smart Home Survey Results

 Today, Iris by Lowe's released the results of its annual Smart Home Survey, revealing that when it comes to shopping for smart home products,...

Oct 05, 2015, 18:59 ET
Lowe's donates $500,000 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief to help communities impacted by historic flooding.

Lowe's Donates $500,000 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief to Help Communities Impacted by Historic Flooding

In response to the massive flooding in the Southeast, Lowe's announced today it will donate $500,000 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Lowe's...

Sep 24, 2015, 09:35 ET
Millennial homeowners between the ages of 18 and 34 are among the most outrageous etiquette rule breakers. To help these home newbies - and owners of all ages - have the best looking yard on the block and be the most courteous neighbors, Lowe's offers the Top Five Yard Rules this fall.

Survey Identifies Top Five Yard Rules For Fall

If you've awoken at the crack of dawn on a Saturday morning to the roar of a neighbor's lawnmower or been frustrated by the guy next door...

Sep 14, 2015, 09:00 ET
Lowe's Companies, Inc. announces that Jocelyn Wong has been named senior vice president and general merchandising manager for the company's seasonal product business area, effective October 12.

Wong Joins Lowe's as SVP, Seasonal

 Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announced today that Jocelyn Wong has been named senior vice president and general merchandising manager...