Inside This Issue - News
With the exit of Michael Bloom as president and chief operating officer and the promotion of Jason Reiser to executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, Family Dollar Stores Inc. is focused on getting back on track after posting disappointing results for the first quarter of fiscal 2014.
While the impact from the massive data breach at Target Corp. has worsened and the company continues to struggle in Canada, the nation’s No. 2 discounter is preparing to test a new, small-format prototype.
Sam Martin has left his post as president and chief executive officer at A&P, the retailer has confirmed.
Five years after announcing its “plan to win” Walgreen Co. is thriving, executives said at the company’s annual shareholders meeting here earlier this month.
U.S. retail sales grew at a healthy pace in December, although not all retailers shared the gains.
Albertsons LLC plans to close 26 stores in eight states spanning the country. The closures follow the company’s acquisition of more than 800 stores from Supervalu Inc. last year.
Costco Wholesale Corp. cofounder and retired president and chief executive officer Jim Sinegal has received the National Retail Federation’s (NRF’s) 2014 Gold Medal Award.
Schnuck Markets Inc. chairman and chief executive officer Scott Schnuck, 63, plans to retire from the CEO position in March.
The outcome of government charges that Walmart mistreated striking workers could have broad implications for labor rights, experts say.