Provides a history of the building supply storeBut they had spent most of the first decade expanding Home Depot into huge metropolitan markets. ... In addition, discount department store giant Wal-Mart had made billions putting its large stores in small towns ... into rural counties jumped 2.2 percent between 1990 and 1994, easily outpacing the 1.8 percent growth in migration into urban counties during the same time period. ... Everyone from credit card companies to hotel chains was looking at rural markets with new interest.
|Title||:||Inside Home Depot|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 1999|