The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, currently operates in ten Canadian provinces, 49 U.S. States, Puerto Rico, and Mexico. The Home Depot employs over 27,000 people in Canada.
The Home Depot stores cater to do-it-yourselfers, as well as home improvement, construction and building maintenance professionals. Each store stocks approximately 40,000 to 50,000 different kinds of building materials, home improvement supplies and lawn and garden products.
The Home Depot strives to be the best corporate partner possible in our communities. We make positive contributions as a neighbour, an employer, a retailer and as a profitable investment opportunity through the successful and strategic operations of our company.
The Home Depot helps people fulfill their dreams by helping them:
To live in a clean, safe and caring community
To be part of a challenging, diverse, and inclusive workplace
To build and live in the house of their dreams
To create wealth and financial security
What does it mean to be the Neighbour of Choice?
For The Home Depot, being a partner to our cities and towns is of paramount importance. Our business creates jobs and opportunities for other businesses in the community. We strive to purchase locally, therefore keeping local dollars in the community. We’re committed to bettering our community through local and area volunteer projects. And by offering home solutions in your neighbourhood, we help consumers to fulfill their dreams of turning a house into a home.
What does it mean to be the Employer of Choice?
To be the Employer of Choice means creating an inclusive and associate-centred culture. At The Home Depot, that means providing meaningful and challenging work for our associates that creates opportunity for growth and development. We also strive to provide economic opportunities through competitive wages and exceptional benefits packages to all associates. We recognize the contributions of our associates and reward their achievements, hard-work and dedication.
What does it mean to be the Retailer of Choice?
The Home Depot provides our customers with excellent service every time they come into our stores. We offer the right products, the right selection, the right prices and a team of associates passionate about your needs. We build lasting relationships by helping customers realize their dreams and growing their trust through our products and services.
What does it mean to be the Investment of Choice?
Being an Investment of Choice means increasing economic growth through strategic marketing. It also means making decisions that reflect our policies surrounding social responsibility and considering the impact on our community. Being an Investment of Choice means continuing to gain on comparable store sales through innovative initiatives and growing adjacencies to meet the needs of the public to increase our economic bottom-line and our corporate reputation.