This excerpt taken from the HD 10-K filed Apr 11, 2005.
White Cap is a leading supplier of specialty hardware, tools and materials throughout the United States. White Cap employs approximately 2,200 associates and offers a broad range of products through a network of 77 branch locations in 17 states. White Cap markets its products to large- and medium-sized professional contractors who utilize these products in a wide range of commercial, industrial, residential and infrastructure construction projects. White Cap supplies building materials and structural hardware, as well as power and hand tools.