The Home Depot logo. (PR NewsFoto/The Home Depot)

As part of the process of revamping distribution to better serve professional customers, Home Depot launched a flatbed distribution center in Dallas, Texas. The center is one of several new types of delivery centers that are part of the home-improvement retailer's $1.2 billion investment to build around 150 new facilities across the United States to reach 90% of the population with same-day and next-day delivery, according to a news release.

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