Rona inc. (RONA) is a Canada-based company. The Company is a retailer and distributor of hardware, building materials and home renovation products. It operates a network of corporate, franchise and affiliate stores under several different banners and in a number of complementary formats. The Company operates business through two operating segments, which include distribution and retail. The RONA's retail segment offers a network of stores under various formats and banners. The Company's distribution network consists of nine distribution centers. RONA serves its own network, as well as many independent dealers operating under different banners, including Ace for which RONA owns the licensing rights and is the distributor in Canada.