Lowe's Canada ranks among Canada's 2020 best employers according to the most recent Forbes survey

According to the Forbes survey, Lowe’s Canada ranks in second place for best employer among Canada’s home improvement retailers

Boucherville, QC – January 29, 2020 – Lowe’s Canada, one of Canada’s leading home improvement retailers operating or servicing close to 600 corporate and affiliated stores under different banners, is proud to have been selected as one of Canada's 2020 Best Employers according to the most recent Forbes survey. Lowe’s Canada ranks in second place for best employer among Canada’s home improvement retailers.

“At Lowe's Canada, we are fortunate to count on over 26,000 dedicated employees working at our corporate stores, our distribution centres, and our Boucherville head office. Each day, they make every effort to help our customers bring their construction and home improvement projects to life, and we would like to thank them for helping to make Lowe's Canada a great workplace,” explained Marc Macdonald, Senior Vice-President, Human Resources at Lowe's Canada. “Working in the constantly evolving retail industry, we are always looking for new opportunities to improve the professional experience of our staff, notably by empowering them and encouraging them to contribute in a significant way to achieving our goals. We intend to continue working in this direction.”

Forbes’ list, which is compiled by electronically surveying 8,000 Canadians working part-time or full-time for businesses with over 500 employees across the country, ranks employers that stand out in terms of employment in Canada.

To view the list of available positions across the  Lowe's Canada network, visit https://lowescanada.ca/en/careers. To share this news on social media, please use @Lowe’s Canada (LinkedIn) and @LowesCanadaCorp (Twitter).

About Lowe’s Canada

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving more than 18 million customers a week in the United States and Canada. With fiscal year 2018 sales of $71.3 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,200 home improvement and hardware stores and employ approximately 300,000 associates. Based in Boucherville, Quebec, Lowe’s Canadian business, together with its wholly owned subsidiary, RONA inc., operates or services close to 600 corporate and independent affiliate dealer stores in a number of complementary formats under different banners. These include Lowe’s, RONA, Réno-Dépôt, Ace and Dick’s Lumber. In Canada, the companies have more than 26,000 associates, in addition to approximately 5,000 employees in the stores of independent affiliate dealers operating under the RONA and Ace banners. For more information, visit lowescanada.ca.