Home Depot to Sell Power Tools Which Don’t Turn On to Deter Shoplifting

Home Depot plans to foil shoplifters with power tools that
won’t work if they’re stolen

  • To combat thieves, Home Depot is introducing power tools that won’t work if they’re stolen.
  • Home Depot executive Scott Glenn spoke to Insider about the company’s efforts to stymie shoplifters.
  • He said the goal is to stop thieves without looking like an “armed encampment.”


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