Behind the thirst of Lowe's (LOW +0.4%) to snap up Rona, one way or another, is the growing...

|About: Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)|By:, SA News Editor

Behind the thirst of Lowe's (LOW +0.4%) to snap up Rona, one way or another, is the growing trend of the Canadian retailer to board up stores. Execs with Lowe's want to hit the ground running in Canada and would prefer buying in, rather than building out.