Home Depot plans to open two warehouses at Tradepoint Atlantic in Sparrows Point as part of a push to speed delivery to its customers and stores.
The Atlanta-based retailer has released few details on the plans to locate at the site of the former Bethlehem Steel mill, but spokeswoman Margaret Smith said Thursday the warehouses are part of a strategy announced more than a year ago to eventually reach 90 percent of its customers with same-day or next-day delivery.
Home Depot has nearly 2,300 stores in North America, including about 20 in the Baltimore metro area.
Smith declined to say how many jobs are expected to be created or when the warehouses might open. She also...