Bloom Energy's fuel cell technology creates on-site electricity that's far more efficient than plugging into the grid. (Soure: Fortune)
Lowe's and Walgreens have both jumped on the bandwagon. Here's a case for why we can expect to see more of the same (Source: Forbes)
Research from the Farnsworth Group looks at the age group and channel choice of tool purchasers
The regional hardware and LBM dealer exits an underperforming location
Following in Walmart's steps, Home Depot is suing the credit card companies over a 2014 data breach that compromised the information of 53 million customers. (Source: Fortune)
Google's Tango is an ambitious plan to map the indoor world -- and Lowe's will harness the augmented reality technology in an app of its own that allows users to virtually visualize home projects. (Source: CNET)
German retailer Hornbach went viral with this father-daughter home-improvement commercial.
From our June 4, 1979 issue: look at all the big names on the Legislative Advisory Council of the Home Center Institute.
Some experts believe the new home center is backed by more extensive retail know-how than Apple. (Source: Forbes)
The chain is exploring ways to expand distribution of its key brands outside its own stores.