Back to the future

Canlen, Brae
December 2008
Home Channel News;12/15/2008, Vol. 34 Issue 16, p17
The article reports on the attempt of Home Depot Inc. to rediscover its origins as a very large hardware store where people come to get help with their home repair problems in the U.S. It mentions that the company remains strong as well as continues to grow with the influence of founders Arthur Blank and Bernie Marcus. During the company's annual investors' conference, Blake told analysts that getting more of the existing assets is the company's most important goal.


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