In preparation for home improvement's busiest season, Lowe's Canada is recruiting more than 7,000 full-time, part-time and seasonal employees this spring, adding to its current workforce of over 25,000 employees nationwide. To kick off its hiring campaign, Lowe's Canada − which operates or services more than 630 corporate and dealer stores in Canada under different banners − will host its first-ever National Hiring Day on Saturday, February 24. On that day, potential candidates are invited to walk into any Lowe's, RONA and Reno-Depot corporate stores across the country between 9 AM and 4 PM to learn more about available employment opportunities. Management teams will be onsite to accept applications and conduct on-the-spot interviews. Candidates can also apply online at any time.
Metro has seen strong growth in their EPS and revenues over the last few years. Metro has also continued to grow their dividend payout. [Seeking Alpha]
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