The Home Depot, Inc. profile and history video
The Home Depot, Inc. is a home improvement retailer, that supplies tools, building materials, and home improvement products. It is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., and it was co-founded by Bernard Marcus, Arthur Blank, Ron Brill, and Pat Farrah in 1978.
The company operates The Home Depot stores, which operate like warehouse-style stores that provide a wide range of home appliances, tools, hardware, builders hardware, lumber, construction materials, paint, plumbing, flooring, home improvement products, and lawn and garden products.
The main subsidiary of the company is The Home Depot Pro, a wholesale distributor and direct marketer of maintenance, repair and operations products for non-industrial businesses in the U.S.
With more than 430 000 employees, The Home Depot, Inc. is considered one of the largest home improvement retailers in the United States. According to Forbes, is considered one of the top 2000 largest public companies in the world and one of the world’s most valuable brands.
*Information from Forbes.com and Wikipedia.org.
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