Lowes Companies Inc is a retailing and appliance stores. The American based chain of stores has outlets in United States, Canada, and Mexico. The home appliances company was founded in the year 1949 and has its headquarters in Mooresville, Wilkesboro, North Carolina, United States. The company has about 1,754 stores employing nearly 161,000 people to satisfying 14 million customers. The company offers products under the category of kitchens, floorings, lighting and ceiling fans, bath, appliances, electrical, home decor, painting, plumbing, etc to fulfill the requirement of home improvement. The company was awarded 43 rd position in the Fortune 500 list.