MOORESVILLE, N.C., April 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's announced today the introduction of A. O. Smith Signature Series water heaters now available exclusively at Lowe's stores nationwide and online at Lowes.com.
The Signature Series line of water heaters manufactured by A. O. Smith, the leading brand in the residential water heating market, will consist of the Signature™, Signature Select™, and Signature Premier™ options and includes a wide range of gas and electric tank-type models to suit all customer needs.
Several of the water heaters feature the Energy Star® designation, most notably the line of A. O. Smith Signature Premier high-efficiency electric heat pump water heaters. The heat pump products are more than twice as energy efficient as a standard electric water heater.
"A. O. Smith has been serving residential water heater customers for nearly 80 years and has come to be recognized as the most trusted brand in the industry," said Michael McDermott, Lowe's chief customer officer. "We are pleased to add the highly respected A. O. Smith brand to our portfolio and provide the latest in water heater innovation and value to our customers."
To make the shopping experience easier for customers, the A. O. Smith water heaters will be featured in a dedicated display designed to quickly educate shoppers on their selection options. The display will also feature TextConnect, which delivers a Product Selector and customized product performance metrics directly to the customer.
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving more than 17 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2016 sales of $65.0 billion, Lowe's and its related businesses operate or service 2,365 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 290,000 people. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe's supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit Lowes.com.
About A. O. Smith
A. O. Smith Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of residential and commercial water heaters and water treatment products. A. O. Smith offers its customers an additional competitive advantage in that the company designs, builds, distributes and supports the world's broadest and deepest line of residential and commercial water heaters, as well as commercial boilers. This single-source concept simplifies ordering, installation and service and is backed by more than 80 years of research and innovation. For the most up-to-date A. O. Smith news visit www.AOSmithatLowes.com.
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SOURCE Lowe's Companies, Inc.