Home Depot to buy 24 Kmarts

June 2004
Home Textiles Today;6/7/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 39, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on Kmart Holding Corp.'s signing of definitive agreements with the Home Depot Inc. Total number of stores to be sold by Kmart to Home Depot; Terms under the agreement; Comments of Julian Day, president of Kmart, on the goal of the company.


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