Rona Inc founded on October 6, 1939, is engaged in the distribution and retail of hardware, home improvement and gardening products in Canada. The Company has three segments of activity in hardware, renovation and construction marketplace: distribution, retail and commercial and professional. The Company provides automotive products, building materials and accessories, decoration products, gutter and accessories, hand tools, hardware products, horticulture products, kitchen and bathroom products, lighting and electrical products, paint products, plumbing products, power tools, pre-seasonal products, storage and house ware products, tiling products, winter season products, and gift cards, as well as heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) products. The Company also provides construction plans. The Company's model comprises of various store formats that address specific markets or consumer sectors and three ownership formulas.