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March, 04, First of all, I would like to thank you for giving me the honor to analyze your well organized and developed company. In this memo, I am going to discuss the strategic factors facing Home Depot, the strategies that the company has been following for the past years, and the distinctive competency Home Depot attain.
Also, I am going to give my recommendations and opinion. Some of the strategic factors that Home Depot faces are related to product quality, price, advertising, store capacity, competitors, and customer's independency and satisfaction.
Most of these strategic factors helped in the growth and popularity of Home Depot. Home Depot offers good quality products such as home improvement products, lawn and garden supplies.
Installation services for these products are offered too. Home Depot like Wal-Mart Company offers low prices everyday.
Operational efficiency had been a crucial part of achieving these low prices while still offering a high level of customer service. The company assesses and upgrades its information to support its growth, reduce and control costs and enable better decision-making.
From the installation of computerized checkout systems, to the implementation of satellite communications systems in most of the stores, the company had shown that it has been and would continue to be innovative in its operating strategy. In year Home Depot introduced a prototype store format that offered about 32, more square feet of selling space and a significantly broader and deeper selection of products and services, as well as a more convenient layout than the traditional stores.
These Type V stores were designed around a design center, which grouped complementary product categories. Therefore, this wide store capacity enabled Home Depot to stock like 40, to 50, products in each store.
I think that this is a very good strategic factor that enables the store to offer a wide variety of products. Lowes is the main competitor against Home Depot.
Both companies have big stores, and many products. But Home Depot is still number one.
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Home Depot virtually revolutionized the do-it-yourself home improvement Home / Company Profiles / Analysis of Home Depot. Essay Swot Analysis: Home Depot. Introduction SWOT analysis is the strategic plan that allows a company to establish the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats that affect an enterprise.
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