Inside This Issue - News
Walmart hosted its first two-day U.S. Manufacturing Summit here, bringing together nearly 1,500 retailers, suppliers and government officials in a bid to facilitate the creation of new factory jobs in the United States.
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores, which celebrates its 80th anniversary this year, launched a new chapter in its history with its inaugural Total Store Expo.
The naming of Alex Gourlay as Walgreen Co.’s president of customer experience and daily living continues to cement the chain’s relationship with Alliance Boots GmbH.
Target Corp. will operate pharmacies at Quebec stores in partnership with McMahon Distributeur pharmaceutique Inc. a subsidiary of Metro Inc.
Former Dollarama Inc. executive Stéphane Gonthier has been named president and chief executive officer at 99¢ Only Stores. He will also serve as a member of the company’s board of directors.
Bi-Lo Holdings has instituted a 10-week price freeze on hundreds of items at its BI-LO and Winn-Dixie chains.