Lowe's Companies, Inc

Industry: Retail Consumer Goods

About Lowe's Companies, Inc

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. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe's supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit Lowes.com.

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Why Work at the Company?

Over 14,000 military, veterans and military spouses work throughout the Lowe's organization. Each lends their unique skills and talents to Lowe's, increasing our 'Power of We.' Lowe's shows appreciation for their efforts by offering the following: Extended Benefits for Employees Actively Serving in the Military, 10% Military Discount Every Day (Active, Reserve, Retired and Disabled Veterans) and The Lowe's Employee Giving Campaign – Lowe's Matches Employee Donations (50 cents for every dollar) to benefit the USO and other organizations. As part of our ongoing efforts to support members of the U.S. military, veterans and their families, Lowe's is an active partner of the Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP), which works with military installation contacts to connect military spouses with job opportunities.

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