State Farm promotes Safe & Secure Kit at Lowe’s
Insurance giant State Farm is promoting Iris from Lowe’s with a $75 off coupon to customers who buy the Iris Safe & Secure Kit.
The kit, which regularly sells for $179 before the discount, helps homeowners control lights, thermostats, door locks via smartphone and tablet. It also
Installing such a system, according to State Farm, might also make homeowners eligible for insurance discounts.
This latest promotion is part of a long running partnership between State Farm and Lowe’s. “
Tractor Supply’s Wright joins Cabela’s board
Former Tractor Supply CEO James Wright has taken a seat on the Cabela's board of directors.
Sidney, Nebraska-based Cabela's is a big name, with even bigger stores in the hunting, fishing and camping arena.
“Cabela’s compelling omnichannel business model, legendary commitment to customer service, impressive CLUB loyalty program and strong leadership team makes for a powerful combination — one that I am thrilled to be joining,” said Wright.
Wright served as executive chairman of Brentwood, Tennessee-based Tractor Supply from January 2013 through December 2013. Prior to that, he served as chairman of the board and CEO of Tractor Supply Company from November 2007 to January 2013, and previously served as president and CEO from 2004 to November 2007 and as president and chief operating officer from 2000 to 2004.
“I am delighted that Jim has joined our board,” said Tommy Millner, Cabela’s CEO. “Jim’s vision, passion, work ethic and unwavering commitment to Tractor Supply’s mission and values transformed Tractor Supply into a sophisticated and respected retailer. During his tenure, Jim led Tractor Supply to strong and sustained business growth. The board and Cabela’s will greatly benefit from Jim’s substantial retail and leadership experience.”