BOUCHERVILLE, Que. — Lowe’s Canada announced the official opening of a new RONA store in Carignan, Que., the banner’s ninth in Canada this year. Representing a total investment of nearly $10 million, the store has created 50 new jobs in the Montérégie community. “Lowe’s Canada’s network of stores is growing rapidly and the RONA brand is contributing significantly to this expansion,” said Serge Éthier, Executive VP for RONA Proximity. By investing in an enhanced offering, we want to make RONA the market leader in the proximity segment [small and medium-sized stores] in Quebec and Canada.”
Located in the heart of a new and growing commercial district, the new RONA Carignan store has a retail area of nearly 65,000 square feet, including a garden centre of more than 7,500 square feet. The team is headed up by Benoit Laganière.