RONA exec addresses importance of independents

RONA inc. remains committed to its affiliate dealers under its new ownership, Jean-Sébastien Lamoureux told delegates at the 27th Hardlines Conference. The event was held earlier this month in Whistler, B.C.

The company’s senior vice-president for affiliate dealers, wholesale, and public affairs combined updates from RONA with advice for the industry at large in his address. Regarding RONA’s commitment to independent dealers, Lamoureux admitted that the model has advantages of its own, which fit into RONA’s overall strategy. (Full story on Lamoureux’s presentation and RONA’s commitment to its affiliate dealers appears in the latest edition of Hardlines Weekly Report!)