Inside This Issue - News
Sears Holdings Corp. will close an additional 62 stores beyond the 120 closures announced in December.
Target Corp. recently finished the first in a series of remodeling programs aimed at bringing fresh food assortments to more of its discount stores.
A&P has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is now a private company.
Kroger Co. has made two recent executive appointments.
Sun Capital Partners Inc. has completed the merger of its Shopko and Pamida chains, creating a discount retailer with nearly 350 outlets in 22 states, and almost $3 billion in annual revenue.
Dollar General Corp. has named Gregory Sparks executive vice president of store operations, with responsibility for all of the chain’s more than 9,900 stores.
The former president and chief executive officer of Walmart’s Sam’s Club division, Brian Cornell, has returned to PepsiCo Inc.
Safeway Inc. is joining the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, a network of companies working to improve Americans’ health and well-being.
A recent survey of 10,000 American consumers indicates that several mass market retail chains are leaders when it comes to winning customer loyalty.