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|Apr 10, 2014||The Home Depot Hosts Water Conservation Workshops Nationwide|
|Company teaches do-it-yourself projects to help save water in arid West and elsewhere
ATLANTA, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced a nationwide effort to help educate and enable residents in drought-affected areas and elsewhere to conserve water inside and outside the home. On Saturday, April 26, The Home Depot will host Water Conservation Workshops at all 1,977 of its U.S. stores.
The announcement of the wo... |
|Apr 08, 2014||EPA Names The Home Depot 2014 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence|
|Company earns award for protecting the environment through promotion of energy-efficient products
ATLANTA, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named The Home Depot® as a 2014 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence for its outstanding contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions through promotion of energy-efficient products. The Home Depot's accomplishments will be recognized in Washington, D.C. on April 29, 2014.
The ... |
|Apr 03, 2014||The Home Depot Launches the Next Generation of Outdoor Power|
|Latest in lithium-ion outdoor power tools from EGO and Ryobi make lawn care easier
ATLANTA, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, is launching into spring, its biggest selling season of the year. The Home Depot's fifth annual Spring Black Friday is the official kickoff to its busiest season. For the next 11 days, prices on hundreds of the most sought-after spring products will be significantly reduced, including a variety of live... |
|Apr 01, 2014||The Home Depot Announces the Nomination of Wayne Hewett for Election to its Board of Directors at Annual Meeting|
|ATLANTA, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that Wayne M. Hewett has been nominated for election to its Board of Directors at its 2014 annual meeting of shareholders.
Hewett is president, CEO and board member of Arysta LifeScience Corporation, one of the world's largest privately held crop protection and life science companies. His career also includes more than 20 years with GE, where he held numerous leadership po... |
|Mar 26, 2014||The Home Depot Foundation Improves More Than 10,000 Units of Veterans’ Housing in Effort to Ensure Every Veteran Has a Safe Place to Call Home|
|Foundation Announces Nearly $4 Million in Additional Grants for Veterans’ Housing,
Part of Five-Year, $80 Million Commitment
ATLANTA, March 26, 2014
– Today, The Home Depot® Foundation announced an additional $3.9 million in grants to organizations across the country that address veterans’ housing needs. The recent round of grants brings the Foundation’s financial contributions to the issue to $65.7 million since launching its mission in the spring of 2011 of ensuring every veteran has... |
|Mar 20, 2014||The Home Depot Foundation Launches Second Annual Spring into Service Campaign|
|Team Depot Associate Volunteers to Plant Edible Gardens for 1,000 Homeless Veterans at Housing Facilities across the Country
ATLANTA, March 20, 2014 – Today, The Home Depot® Foundation launched its second-annual Spring into Service campaign, a season-long initiative to plant edible gardens that will provide fresh fruits and vegetables for 1,000 homeless U.S. military veterans at facilities that serve them. This effort is part of the Foundation’s five year, $80 million commitment to ensure ever... |
|Mar 13, 2014||The Home Depot to Present at The International Strategy & Investment Fourth Annual Retail Summit|
|ATLANTA, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that Frank Blake, chairman & CEO, will present at the International Strategy & Investment (ISI) Fourth Annual Retail Summit in Atlanta, GA. The presentation will begin at 12:30 p.m. ET on March 19, 2014.
The presentation will be webcast live over the internet at http://ir.homedepot.com. A link will be displayed under "Events and Presentations." The webcast will be arc... |
|Feb 28, 2014||The Home Depot Names Craig Menear President, U.S. Retail, Mark Holifield EVP, Supply Chain and Product Development|
|ATLANTA, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that Craig Menear has been named president, U.S. retail, effective immediately. Menear was previously executive vice president, merchandising, responsible for all merchandising departments and merchandising services and strategy; the company's supply chain network; global sourcing; vendor management; marketing; and online sales. In his new role, Menear will add responsibility ... |
|Feb 25, 2014||The Home Depot Announces Fourth Quarter & Fiscal 2013 Results; Increases Quarterly Dividend By 21 Percent And Provides Fiscal Year 2014 Guidance|
|ATLANTA, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported that comparable store sales for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013 increased 4.4 percent, and comp sales for U.S. stores were positive 4.9 percent.
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Total sales for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013 were $17.7 billion, a 3.0 percent decrease from the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012. The fourth quarter of fiscal 2... |
|Feb 19, 2014||The Home Depot To Present At Raymond James 35th Annual Institutional Investors Conference|
|ATLANTA, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that Ted Decker, senior vice president, Finance will present at the Raymond James 35th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, Florida. The presentation will begin at 8:05 a.m. ET on March 3, 2014.
The presentation will be webcast live over the internet at http://ir.homedepot.com. A link will be displayed under "Events and Presentations." The webcast will be arch... |
|Feb 12, 2014||The Home Depot Preps for Spring with 80,000 New Hires|
|ATLANTA, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, has begun filling more than 80,000 positions as it prepares for spring, the company's busiest selling season.
"Spring is our peak hiring season, giving us the opportunity to find some of the best associates who are passionate about customer service," said Tim Crow, executive vice president—Human Resources.
Job seekers can research openings and begin applying now at www.careers.h... |
|Feb 11, 2014||The Home Depot to Host Fourth Quarter & Fiscal 2013 Earnings Conference Call on February 25|
|ATLANTA, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, announced today that it will hold its Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2013 Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, February 25, at 9 a.m. ET.
A webcast will be available by logging onto http://earnings.homedepot.com and selecting the Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call icon. The webcast will be archived and available beginning at approximately noon on February 25.
The Home Depot is the world's l... |
|Feb 10, 2014||The Home Depot Opens Direct Fulfillment Center to Support Online Business|
|ATLANTA, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced the opening of its new direct fulfillment center (DFC) in Locust Grove, Ga., a suburb of Atlanta.
It is the first of three new DFCs the company will open across the U.S. over the next two years, adding more than three million square feet and approximately 1,000 jobs to its supply chain.
The new distribution centers will increase the number of orders the company can ship... |
|Jan 23, 2014||The Home Depot Acquires Blinds.com|
|ATLANTA, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that it has acquired Blinds.com. Based in Houston, Blinds.com is the #1 online window coverings retailer in the world. The acquisition closed today, and terms of the deal were not disclosed.
"We're delighted to welcome the Blinds.com team into The Home Depot family," said Frank Blake, chairman & CEO of The Home Depot. "The acquisition of Blinds.com p... |