9/1/1977

21 Mar, 2017
Lowe’s rolls out its new-and-improved Kitty Litter — the first cat-box-filler with a microencapsulated odor-control system.

9/1/1977

21 Mar, 2017
Charlie Chuckles, an animated character serving as a spokesman for Kitty Litter, appears on television for the first time.

2/25/1949

21 Mar, 2017
Kitty Litter can be purchased in Saks Fifth Avenue in New York, J.L. Hudson Co. in Detroit, and Marshall Fields of Chicago.

6/30/1986

20 Mar, 2017
To more closely identify the company with Ed Lowe’s role in corporate advertising, Lowe’s Inc. is renamed Edward Lowe Industries Inc. (ELI) and bears a new corporate logo.

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