Allen Group Acquires Salmon Arm RONA

The Allen Group, which owns RONA stores in north Vancouver and Powell River, BC, has acquired RONA Salmon Arm Building Supply located in Salmon Arm, BC. The location dates back at least six decades to the days of West Fraser Timber and has operated under different banners over the years. The store’s total area encompasses 30,000 square feet and includes a 24,000-square-foot indoor sales floor and an adjacent 6,000-square-foot outdoor garden centre. It also features a drive-through lumberyard and a section dedicated to contractors. Customers will be able to find an assortment of seasonal, outdoor, painting, plumbing, hardware, and electrical products, as well as various appliances. The store is slated to open before the end of April. The Allen Group has over 50 years of retail experience and has been with RONA since 2004.