Posts Tagged ‘ Lowe’s ’

Lowe’s Names Sandra B. Cochran to Board

Feb 1st, 2016

Lowe’s Companies Inc. has Sandra B. Cochran, 57, to its board of directors. Lowe’s board now has 13 members, 12 of whom are independent. “Sandy brings a combination of strong leadership and retail experience, as well as tremendous financial acumen to Lowe’s, and I am pleased to welcome her to our board of directors,” said Robert A. Niblock, […]

Lowe’s Announces Executive Promotions

Nov 24th, 2015

Lowe’s Companies Inc. has promoted Marci P. Grebstein to chief marketing officer (CMO). Additionally, Erin K. Sellman has been promoted to senior vice president of strategy, insights and planning responsible for corporate strategy, consumer insights, and the planning and process organization. Grebstein most recently served as vice president of advertising, leading the U.S. advertising strategy and marketing […]

Lowe’s Names Bertram L. Scott To Board Of Directors

Nov 13th, 2015

The board of directors of Lowe’s Companies Inc. has appointed Bertram L. Scott, 65, to the board, effective immediately. The announcement brings Lowe’s board of directors to 12 members, 11 of whom are independent. Scott brings to the board a wealth of senior leadership experience, having served as senior vice president of Population Health and Value Based Care […]

Lowe’s Launches New Website for Professional Customers

Aug 10th, 2015

Lowe’s Companies Inc. has launched the newly enhanced site to help professional contractors save time and money and run their businesses more efficiently The company says the site will help pro customers make and track purchases of more than 500,000 items, enabling them to run their business from  a computer, tablet or smartphone. They  can choose to buy online and […]

ITUS Corp. Sells Window Frame Tech to Jeld-Wen

Sep 16th, 2014

ITUS Corp. announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, J-Channel Industries Corp. (JCIC), has entered into a license agreement with Jeld-Wen, Inc., in connection with JCIC’s patented J-Channel window frame construction technology. “In the past seven days alone, we have entered into five revenue producing license agreements, and launched our seventh patent assertion program against eBay […]

Lowe’s Reaches Lead Rule Settlement with EPA

Apr 17th, 2014

The Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that Lowe’s Home Centers has agreed to implement a comprehensive, corporate-wide compliance program at its more than 1,700 stores nationwide to ensure that the contractors it hires to perform work minimize lead dust from home renovation activities, as required by the federal Lead […]

Major Window Manufacturers Sued for Patent Infringement

Aug 8th, 2013


Seven major window manufacturers and two distributors had patent infringement lawsuits filed against them in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee Northern Division yesterday. J-Channel Industries Corp., a subsidiary of CopyTele which develops and acquires patented technology, filed suit against Atrium Windows and Doors Inc., Elixir Industries Inc., Jeld-Wen Inc., Kinro […]

Industry Companies Named to Fortune Magazine’s List of World’s Most Admired Companies

Mar 15th, 2013

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc., Lowe’s, Dow and PPG are a few of the industry companies named to Fortune magazine’s 2013 List of World’s Most Admired Companies. Fortune Brands once again ranked No. 3 in the “Home Equipment, Furnishings” category. “On behalf of our 16,000 associates, we are honored to receive this prestigious recognition, […]