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ATLANTA (Profitable.com) The Home Depot®, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, today announced it will offer free shipping on more than 90,000 products — with no minimum purchase requirement — Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday at homedepot.com. This free shipping offer will include holiday decor, power tools, appliances and thousands of other items that can now be accessed through a variety of mobile devices and within the newly updated The Home Depot iPhone app.
In addition to the free shipping offer, homedepot.com will continue to unveil special values throughout the season with three Cyber Monday events on November 29, December 6 and 13. Additionally, The Home Depot Facebook community will have exclusive offers and sneak previews of upcoming events throughout the holiday season on www.facebook.com/homedepot.
“We’re always looking for ways to pass on savings and value to our customers,” said Hal Lawton, president of e-commerce, The Home Depot. “Offering free shipping on more than 90,000 select items, including all holiday décor, is yet another way homedepot.com enables customers to save more.”
Eligible items are shipped for free via standard ground shipping. More information is available at www.homedepot.com.
The Home Depot is the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer, with 2,244 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces, Mexico and China. In fiscal 2009, The Home Depot had sales of $66.2 billion and earnings from continuing operations of $2.6 billion. The Company employs more than 300,000 associates. The Home Depot’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index.