BJ’s Wholesale Club

BJ’s reports record profits in Q2

BJ’s reports record profits in Q2

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. reported that comparable club sales (excluding gasoline sales) increased by 24.2% in the third quarter ended August 1, and digitally enabled sales growth was more than 300%. The company said earnings per diluted were $0.76, reflects year-over-year growth of 94.9%. “We continue to be extremely grateful for

BJ’s taps Schwartz as chief digital officer

BJ’s  taps Schwartz as chief digital officer

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — Monica Schwartz will join BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. as senior vice president and chief digital officer, the company said on Thursday. Her appointment is effective effective August 3. Schwartz will be responsible for the strategic leadership of the company’s digital business, and will report directly to BJ’s president and CEO Lee

BJ’s appoints Delaney as new chief executive

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — BJ’s Wholesale Club has appointed Lee Delaney to serve as chief executive officer. He succeeds Christopher Baldwin, who has been named executive chairman. Baldwin will also serve as a strategic advisor to Delaney. The company also appointed Thomas Kingsbury, the former CEO of Burlington Stores Inc., to its board of directors. The

BJ’s Wholesale club names Lee Delaney as CEO

BJ’s Wholesale club names Lee Delaney as CEO

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — BJ’s Wholesale Club has named Lee Delaney to serve as chief executive officer. He succeeds Christopher Baldwin, who has been named executive chairman. Baldwin will also serve as a strategic advisor to Delaney. The company also appointed Thomas Kingsbury, the former CEO of Burlington Stores Inc., to its board of directors. The moves

BJ’s sees sales momentum, plans new clubs

BJ’s sees sales momentum, plans new clubs

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. reported Thursday that net sales for its fiscal second quarter were up 1.1% versus the comparable prior year period, reaching $3.3 billion. Comparable club sales (excluding gasoline sales) increased 1.6% for the 13-week period that ended August 3, and the company had income from continuing operations of

BJ’s Wholesale Club to add outlet in Clearwater, Fla.

BJ’s Wholesale Club to add outlet in Clearwater, Fla.

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. —BJ’s Wholesale Club said Wednesday that it will open a new outlet in Clearwater, Fla., next year. The company currently operates 215 clubs and 136 BJ’s Gas locations in 16 states along the East Coast. “At BJ’s, we’re committed to offering the best value to our members and we’re thrilled to bring those

Rite Aid, BJ’s enhance customer experience

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Rite Aid Corp. and BJ’s Wholesale Club Inc. were the biggest gainers among food, drug and mass retailers in Forrester’s U.S. 2017 Customer Experience Index (CX Index). The index, based on a survey of some 120,000 U.S. online adult consumers, measures and ranks more than 300 U.S. brands across 21 industries. Of

Many retailers score high on workplace equality index

Many retailers score high on workplace equality index

NEW YORK — A number of the nation’s top retailers earned perfect scores on a rating of workplace equality as it relates to companies’ lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) employees. Ahold USA Inc., BJ’s Wholesale Club, CVS Health, Delhaize America Inc., Dollar General Corp., Sears Holdings Corp., Target Corp. and Walgreens were among

BJ’s, Rite Aid gain in retail customer experience

BJ’s, Rite Aid gain in retail customer experience

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Rite Aid and BJ’s Wholesale Club saw the largest gains among food, drug and mass retailers in Forrester’s U.S. 2017 Customer Experience Index (CX Index). Forrester’s CX Index, based on a survey of about 120,000 U.S. online adult consumers, measures and ranks more than 300 U.S. brands across 21 industries to identify