Stories tagged: lowe's
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 11:32 a.m.
Lowe’s to hand out bonuses, sweeten benefits amid tax cuts
Home improvement chain Lowe’s Cos. says it’s handing out bonuses of up to $1,000 for its more than 260,000 hourly employees, as it becomes the latest major employer to invest …
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
Lowe’s not catching the same tail wind Home Depot is riding
Lowe’s second-quarter profit got a boost from the sales of an Australian joint venture, but its performance was weak by most measures in a vibrant housing market, and its profit …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017
Retailers sell out of safety glasses in advance of Monday’s eclipse
If you’re a last-minute shopper still wanting to buy a pair of solar eclipse glasses, you may be out of luck. Local retailers say a run on safety glasses has …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 9:45 a.m.
Witnesses: Men wearing Trump masks duked it out in Lowe’s
Police say shoppers were mystified and alarmed when two young men wearing Donald Trump masks began boxing one another inside a Virginia Lowe’s store on New Year’s Eve.
Wed., Aug. 17, 2016, 11:04 a.m.
U.S. stocks get modest lift from Federal Reserve comments
U.S. stocks are a tick lower Wednesday as the market inches away from recent record highs.
Wed., May 18, 2016, 11:19 a.m.
Lowe’s, Home Depot a bright spot right now in retail
After a week of dismal earnings from department stores, home improvement companies are proving to be the silver lining of the retail industry.
Fri., May 13, 2016, 7:02 a.m.
Lowe’s gets approval from Canadian regulators to buy Rona
Lowe’s says it has received approval from Canadian regulators to buy home improvement retailer Rona.
Fri., March 18, 2016, 3 p.m.
Microsoft, Lowe’s to help remodelers through virtual reality
Microsoft and Lowe’s are going to test customers’ appetite for virtual remodeling starting this month with a pilot program using the HoloLens headset inside a store in the Seattle area, …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 10:34 a.m.
Lowe’s to buy Canadian chain Rona for $2.3 billion
Lowe’s said Wednesday it plans to acquire a Canadian home improvement company for $2.3 billion, marking the Charlotte-area retailer’s second attempt to acquire Quebec-based Rona.
Thu., May 8, 2014
Women raising walls for Habitat for Humanity in CdA
Sean Blankenship watched with anticipation as the exterior walls went up on his new Habitat for Humanity house Tuesday afternoon. The single dad hopes to move into the three-bedroom home …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2012
Whitman Elementary wins $25,000 grant from Lowe’s
When Lowe’s opened its new store at 6606 N. Division St. last Thursday, Whitman Elementary School received a $25,000 Toolbox for Education grant from the hardware retailer. “We really appreciate …
Mon., July 23, 2007
Residents brace for bustle
Narrow and quiet, Conklin Road was never a thoroughfare homeowners pictured would lead directly into the parking lot of a big-box store. Next year it will be connected to two.