Lowe’s 2022 Vendor Partners of the Year

by | Oct 31, 2022

Lowe’s store front

Lowe’s Companies has announced A.O. Smith, Blackstone and Mansfield Plumbing as the company’s 2022 Vendor Partners of the Year.

The suppliers were recognized for their commitment to delivering quality products, innovation, value and service to Lowe’s customers.

Lowe’s Executive Vice President of Merchandising, Bill Boltz told PRNews, “Every year, we celebrate vendor partners who have gone above and beyond to serve Lowe’s and our customers.”

“The 2022 vendor partner winners have delivered on their commitment to help us drive sales and exceed customer expectations, despite continued economic pressures. We are grateful to work with an outstanding group of suppliers and look forward to continuing to grow their business with us.”

Lowe’s also recognized Owens Corning with the Sustainability Award for its commitment to reducing environmental impacts and building a sustainable future through material innovation.

The company has made significant efforts to reduce the environmental impacts of its operations, including cutting greenhouse gas emissions by about 60 per cent since 2007 and sourcing over half of its global electricity from renewable sources.

Owens Corning has been a critical partner to Lowe’s making progress on their sustainability goals, such as increasing the number of eco-products for customers and reducing emissions across its chain.

 The 2022 winners include:

  • Building products – A.O. Smith recognized for driving double-digit sales growth in water heaters at Lowe’s
  • Headlines – Blackstone recognized for nearly tripling Lowe’s griddle category since their partnership began in 2020.
  • Home décor – Mansfield Plumbing recognized for its strong line-up of toilet and bathroom products, maintaining inventory, promotional support and innovations first at Lowe’s.