6/1992

27 Mar, 2017
“Monuments to Free Enterprise” airs on national television. This documentary video, which was produced by South Bend-based Golden Dome Productions for the foundation, explores the personal and professional history of Ed ...

6/21/1991

27 Mar, 2017
Ed Lowe receives the Outstanding Creative Achievement Award from the Creative Education Foundation in Buffalo, N.Y., for his role in creating a major pet industry.

10/1/1990

27 Mar, 2017
Led by Good Capital Co. of New York and Knightsbridge Inc. of Chicago, an investment group purchases the clay division of ELI.

10/1980

27 Mar, 2017
Sponsored endorsements for Lowe’s Tidy Cat brand appear on “The Price Is Right,” “To Tell the Truth,” “Hollywood Squares” and “Family Feud” television game shows, reaching more than 75 percent of ...

1/1/1970

27 Mar, 2017
Ed Lowe helps organize the Sorptive Mineral Institute, a national, nonprofit trade association representing producers and marketers of products made from absorbent clay minerals.

2/16/1961

27 Mar, 2017
Lowe’s Inc. promotes new “track-proof” Kitty Litter.

12/1952

27 Mar, 2017
Life magazine mentions Kitty Litter in an article about the largest cat show in the country held in Los Angeles during National Cat Week.

8/1981

26 Mar, 2017
Lowe’s Inc introduces its Tidy Cat brand to the Canadian market.

1/1/1972

26 Mar, 2017
Lowe’s Inc. and its subsidiaries employ 250 people.

1/1/1963

26 Mar, 2017
Lowe’s acquires Petpak, a Milwaukee-based pet products firm, which included a bird bell operation. Two years later it moves manufacturing and packaging operations to Cassopolis, Mich.