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Home Depot (HD) - Get Home Depot, Inc. Report announced that it plans to hire 80,000 spring seasonal workers using a new technology that was built by its own in-house engineers. 

The nation's No. 1 home-improvement retailer said that about 2,000 U.S. stores and more than 100 distribution centers have seasonal jobs and positions available, and the new technology will help hiring teams move candidates through the process faster. 

"Technology is at the forefront of everything we do at The Home Depot, and that includes taking care of our associates," said Tim Hourigan, executive vice president of human resources. "We continue to invest in technology so we can help candidates control their own journey and welcome new hires into our family faster than ever."

Home Depot stock is basically flat Tuesday. 

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