When The Home Depot was founded in 1978, Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank (see photo) had no idea how revolutionary this new “hardware store” would be for home improvement and the retail industry.
The Home Depot is now back on Gartner Research’s Supply Chain Top 25 rankings this year, thanks in part to a focus on technology and innovation in the distribution centers. The company’s omnichannel approach and environmental sustainability efforts were key to reaching the Top 25, according to Supply Chain Dive.
Project Sync is one piece of the retailer’s supply chain puzzle – resulting in 4,000 fewer trucks on the road last year and a reduction of 18 million miles driven. Clean transportation best practices like truckload optimization, greenhouse gases data collection and reporting, and more contributed to the company’s jump up the list. See full June 08, 2018 article HERE.
They offer many organic options such as mulch, plant food, towels, bedding, zero voc paint, hardwood outdoor furniture and more. You can even find items like BBQs for grilling your organic veggies, chicken, meat or fish. Just search under “organic” and have fun shopping.
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