The Home Depot, Inc.
Type Public
Founded 1978
Headquarters Vinings, Georgia
Key people Frank Blake, CEO & chairman
Industry Retail
Products Home improvement products such as appliances, tools, hardware,lumber, building materials, paint, plumbing, flooring and garden supplies & plants.
Revenue $90.837 billion USD
Net income $5.761 billion USD
Employees 331,000

The Home Depot is an American retailer of home improvement and construction products and services. Headquartered in Atlanta, The Home Depot employs more than 331,000 people and operates 2,193 big-box format stores across the United States , Canada , Mexico and China.

The Home Depot is the largest home-improvement retailer in the United States, ahead of rival Lowe's, and the second-largest general retailer in the United States, behind only Wal-Mart.

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