2017 Responsibility Report details its policy for accepting FSC certified lumber and solidifying its chemical standards.
The world’s largest home improvement retailer usually sells about 1.5 million pumpkins per year. This year will be tricky in some places. (Source: CNBC)
A vinyl plank flooring and a family of cordless power tools lead the charge.
A legal challenge from The Home Depot leads to the removal of a “home-décor superstore” from a Rhode Island shopping center, the Bald Hill Commons. (Source: Providence Journal)
As the retailer reports most stores impacted by Irma are back in business, the state is is providing police escorts for supply trucks. (Source: Fox Business)
Coming soon: voice activated shopping at Home Depot with Google Assistant.
Without admitting guilt, the giant retailer agreed to cough up $5.7 million as it faced USCPSC claims that it sold products that had been recalled. (Source: New York Times)
Hal Lawton was a respected executive and a technology facilitator at Home Depot, then eBay. His next challenge is to help a department store turn the corner in an omnichannel world. (Source: USA Today).
The retailer will be creating mini solar farms out of unused rooftops to boost its energy efficiency credentials.
Dot-com sales are up, big tickets are up and a new paint brand is coming soon.