March 19, 2013

Canadian hardware retailer, Rona, has named Robert Sawyer president and CEO, effective in April 2013.

September 17, 2012

Lowe’s Cos. Inc. said Monday it has withdrawn its bid to purchase Canadian home-improvement retailer Rona Inc.

July 31, 2012

Lowe’s made an offer, but Rona refused.

January 27, 2012

Rona, the largest chain of home improvement retailers and distributors in Canada, has appointed Dave Carr to the position of VP retail, Western Canada, and François Hardy to the position of VP dealer-owner network development.

August 18, 2011

Rona, the largest Canadian distributor and retailer of hardware, renovation and gardening products, has announced the appointment of Dominique Boies to the position of EVP and CFO.