I worked in Lowes tool dept. Hitachi was bought by Metabo. They're going to remain pretty much the same tool as I understand it. The deal now is to get Hitachi branded stuff off the shelf and Metabo up.
You snooze, you lose on those deals.
I remember them having the Jawhorse workbenches discounted and I ended up going into several stores over the course of a week and finally found one.
I've never used it, but if I need it....................