October 8, 2012

If he didn’t become CEO of Bank One in 2000, banking executive Jamie Dimon might have taken the top spot at Home Depot, according to a profile of Dimon in Vanity Fair. 

The Dimon profile in the current issue of Vanity Fair reports how the banking executive toured a store in Yonkers, N.Y., as negotiations between him and the retailer were getting serious. According to the article, the banker enjoyed the activity and the interaction throughout the store.

January 9, 2012

Home Depot is testing the PayPal system at its point-of-sale in five stores, according to an article in American Banker.

Customers can use their PayPal accounts to pay for merchandise by either entering their phone numbers and PayPal PIN, or by swiping their PayPal cards.