Retail News Breaks Archives
Mark Phillips has been appointed vice president of pharmaceutical merchandising for Walmart U.S.
Activist investor Carl Icahn is calling on Family Dollar Stores Inc. to find a buyer.
Family Dollar Stores Inc. has promoted Jeffrey Thomas to senior vice president for merchandise operations.
Kroger Co. saw net earnings climb 4.2% to $501 million in its fiscal 2014 first quarter on a 9.9% jump in sales to $33 billion.
Walmart, Costco Wholesale Corp., Walgreen Co., CVS Caremark Corp., Drugstore.com and FreshDirect have agreed to provide unit pricing online through an initiative with the New York attorney general's office.
Safeway Inc. has entered into a preliminary settlement of a shareholder lawsuit related to the pending buyout of the supermarket chain by New York-based private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management LP.