RONA Launches Parcel Shipping
Boucherville, QC – March 20, 2018 — RONA, a banner of Lowe’s Canada, one of Canada’s leading home improvement company headquartered in Boucherville, is proud to announce that it now offers parcel shipping. Starting today, Canadians can shop on rona.ca and have their order delivered almost anywhere in the country in one to two days. This new service will round out the in-store pickup and truck delivery services introduced by the banner in 2017.
“With the parcel shipping service, we’ve completed RONA’s online shopping offer,” said Serge Éthier, Executive Vice-President of RONA Proximity and Pros. “Over 17,000 products can now be purchased online and shipped by mail. Customers can shop when they want and how they want—in the comfort of their home, at the office, or even from a construction site.”
RONA’s Website Is Now Responsive Last December, RONA also switched to a responsive Web design to improve the customer experience on its website. The new RONA site adapts to the size of the screen being used, so customers can access the search function and department list quickly and easily to find what they’re looking for, whether they’re using a smartphone, tablet, or small or large computer screen. The website also has an updated new look.
Created in 1939, RONA is a banner of Lowe’s Canada, one of Canada’s leading home improvement company headquartered in Boucherville, Quebec. Spanning the entire country, its vast network of more than 430 stores includes both corporate stores and independent affiliated dealers. Known for its large in-store and online product selection as well as for its installation services, RONA also provides expert support and advice to its retail and pro customers for their building and renovation projects. For more information, visit rona.ca or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
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, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2017 sales of $68.6 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,390 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 310,000 people. Based in Boucherville, Quebec, Lowe’s Canadian business, together with its wholly owned subsidiary, RONA inc., operates or services more than 630 corporate and independent affiliate dealer stores in a number of complementary formats under different banners. These include Lowe’s, RONA, Réno-Dépôt, Dick’s Lumber, Contractor First, and Ace. In Canada, the companies have more than 28,000 employees, in addition to nearly 5,000 employees in the stores of RONA’s independent affiliate dealers.