Lowe's (LOW) purchases 42K iPhones (AAPL) to make their in-store employees "walking, talking...

|By:, SA News Editor

Lowe's (LOW) purchases 42K iPhones (AAPL) to make their in-store employees "walking, talking sources of home improvement information." By using the hip product, Lowe's is trying to position itself as the cooler, modern alternative to Home Depot (HD), which recently got its crew Motorola devices.