This is a detailed report covering Home Depot’s store formats, private labels, history, key employees, and key financial and operational metrics in the US.
Introduction and Landscape
Why was the report written?
This is a comprehensive report covering Home Depot’s operations in the US. It offers an insightful analysis of the company and details of its store formats, private labels, history, news, key employees, and key financial and operational metrics. The report also presents market shares and investment strategies of the company’s key local competitors.
What is the current market landscape and what is changing?
The Home improvement and gardening supplies retail channel in the US is dominated by a few retailers, which account for a major share of the market. Retailers in the channel compete on various parameters such as price, store location, customer service, and product assortment.
What makes this report unique and essential to read?
The report provides detailed information on Home Depot’s operations and strategy in the US. Additionally, it presents the latest revenues and investment strategies of the company’s key competitors in the country.
Key Features and Benefits
The report provides comprehensive analysis of Home Depot’s operations in the US and is an essential tool to gain a detailed understanding of the company’s local operations.
The report presents Home Depot’s strategy, which is essential in understanding the direction of the company in the coming years.
A unique table that presents the information of major retailers in the US. It provides information on the retailers’ store banners, country of origin, store count, and the year of inception in the US.
An insightful analysis of Home Depot in the US, providing details of its store formats, private labels, history, news, key employee biographies, and key financial and operational metrics.
The report provides revenue data of Home Depot and its key competitors in the US. Additionally, it presents investment strategies of the company’s key competitors, and this information is essential to gain an understanding of the market.
Key Market Issues
The world’s largest economy has been facing volatile economic growth following the recession in 2009. The US economy grew at a rate of 2.4% in 2010 which further slowed down to 1.8% in 2011 before recovering partly in 2012 to reach a growth rate of 2.2%. Due to these volatile conditions there has been a significant impact on the retail industry in the U.S.
Home Depot plans to increase its online revenues from 1% of its total revenue in 2010 to 4–7% over 2011–2015
Home Depot intends to reduce its energy consumption by 20% by 2015.