Posts Tagged ‘ Home Depot ’

Steves & Sons Wins Home Depot Award for the Fourth Time

Oct 4th, 2018

San Antonio-based door manufacturer, Steves and Sons, was recently named The Home Depot’s Millwork Partner of the Year. The company, now in its 152nd year, manufactures interior and exterior doors that are sold in more than 250 Home Depot stores throughout the southwest, while employing more than 1,100 through plants in Texas, Virginia and Tennessee. […]

Glass Company Owner Has Plan to Fix Labor Shortage

Mar 13th, 2018

The skilled-labor shortage continues to be a serious problem for the construction industry, but the owner of one Nevada-based glass company is responding to the challenge by launching an online vocational school to train young workers in the trades. The Ground Up Trade School is the vision of Joshua Munns, the owner and president of […]

Home Depot to Pay $5.7M Penalty for Selling Recalled Products

Aug 30th, 2017

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced that Home Depot U.S.A. Inc., has agreed to pay a $5.7 million civil penalty for selling and distributing previously recalled consumer products. In addition to paying the $5.7 million civil penalty, Home Depot will maintain a compliance program to ensure compliance with the Consumer Product Safety Act […]

Home Depot Reports Solid Second Quarter

Aug 19th, 2016

The Home Depot this week reported sales of $26.5 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2016, a 6.6-percent increase from the second quarter of fiscal 2015. Comparable store sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2016 were up 4.7 percent, and comparable sales for U.S. stores rose 5.4 percent. Net earnings for the second quarter of […]

Home Depot Beats Earnings Estimates in Third Quarter

Nov 17th, 2015

The Home Depot reports sales of $21.8 billion for the third quarter of 2015, a 6.4 percent increase from the third quarter of 2014. Store sales for the third quarter of fiscal 2015 were up 5.1 percent. Net earnings for the third quarter were $1.7 billion, or $1.35 per diluted share, compared with net earnings of […]

Home Depot Appoints Linda R. Gooden to Board of Directors

Oct 6th, 2015

The Home Depot has appointed Linda R. Gooden to the company’s board of directors. Gooden will serve on the company’s Audit and Leadership Development and Compensation Committees. Gooden, who retired in 2013 from Lockheed Martin Corporation as executive vice president, Information Systems & Global Solutions, has an extensive background in information technology, cybersecurity, operations and finance. As EVP, […]

Home Depot, DuPont Executives Among Most Powerful Women

Sep 10th, 2015

Three women with strong connections to the building-products industry are among Fortune magazine’s list of the Most Powerful Women, which was released on Thursday. No. 5 on the list is Ellen Kullman, 59, the CEO and chairman of DuPont. She was No. 5 on the list last year as well. DuPont’s revenue fell slightly last year to […]

Home Depot Wins Energy Star Award for Sustained Excellence

Apr 14th, 2015

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named Home Depot a 2015 Energy Star Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence for its promotion of energy-efficient products. The Home Depot’s accomplishments will be recognized in Washington, D.C., on April 20. Home Depot is receiving the honor for helping to increase awareness and demand for Energy Star-rated products. In 2014, […]

Remodeling Rebound: Here’s How Homeowners are Upgrading

Feb 2nd, 2015

Remodelers, it’s time to get happy again. During a recent webinar hosted by the Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) at Harvard University, panelists proclaimed the remodeling industry is on the rise. They went further than just a proclamation, though, breaking down what’s driving the comeback, including identifying specific trends in the fenestration market. “In […]

Court Rules Against Home Depot and Silver Line in J-Channel Infringement Case

Jun 2nd, 2014

An effort to move a patent infringement lawsuit involving J-Channel Industries from a Tennessee to New York Court has failed. CopyTele Inc., a company that protects the rights of inventors through patent monetization and patent assertion, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, J-Channel Industries Corp. has prevailed in its efforts to prevent Home Depot […]