At a New Jersey Home Depot, the operative phrase is “Try Me.”
Lowe's reported a substantial backslide in earnings during the first quarter, and a double-digit sales increase that fell below market expectations.
The retailer said it is submitting plans to the Town of Cary, N.C., for a potential Raleigh-area store.
Lowe's is acquiring Maintenance Supply Headquarters, a distributor of maintenance, repair and operations products to the multifamily housing industry.
Home Depot’s EVP of merchandising points to e-commerce, and the pro.
The retailer (together with Apex Tools) has lost a $6 million patent infringement lawsuit over their production of a tool similar to the Bionic Wrench. (Source: Chicago Business Journal)
CEO Craig Menear points to broad-based growth in the first quarter of 2017.
The Sears CEO published a confrontational blog post targeted at Craftsman supplier One World, whom he accused of "seeking to embarrass us in the media to force us to let them out of their contract." (Source: Chicago Business Journal)
No, it's not a sci-fi thriller. Lowe's employees are using exoskeletons to lift heavy objects via a pilot program at a store in Christiansburg, Virginia. (Source: Quartz)
In a rare interview, Sears chairman and CEO Edward Lampert discussed the damage done to his empire's image.