Home Depot // BlackLocus, Technology Center

From associates equipped with First phones (walkie talkies that can also process card payments), Paypal Wallet payment options and updated self-checkout facilities, Home Depot’s innovative technologies make the purchasing experience a pleasure. The engineers, analysts and scientists at acquired start up Black Locus, comprise the innovation team behind such development. Additionally, Home Depot collaborates with students at Georgia Tech through its debut research and development based research center, The Home Depot Technology Center, to bring in a steady stream of young, fresh ideas.  

Leaders: Jeff Jacobs (Director of BlackLocus)

Learn More: BlackLocus homepageHome depot innovates customer checkoutsPartnership with Georgia Tech