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November 3, 2011

Home Depot will open a new customer support call center in Kennesaw, Ga., not far from its Atlanta headquarters, in 2012. 

The story first appeared in the Atlanta Journal Constitution, and was confirmed by a Home Depot spokesman yesterday. 

The customer support center will start out with 400 employees and grow to about 700 employees by 2015. It will be located in the Chastain Meadows commercial park.

June 15, 2008

Ply Mart, the Norcross, Ga.-based pro dealer, is closing down its operations after struggling with...

May 21, 2008

The Atlanta-area lumberyard chain is in negotiations to sell its installed sales and millwork unit....

March 16, 2008

Armstrong Garden Centers, a 34-unit chain based in California, has purchased 16 stores belonging to...

February 7, 2008

The firm will pay $22 million for 11 Landscape Supply stores, including five in the Atlanta area....

December 17, 2007

More than 14,000 people associated with Georgia’s estimated $8 billion gardening industry have lost their...

December 16, 2007

When Norcross, Ga.-based Pike Family Nurseries filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last month, it became...