Delaney becomes president of BJ’s

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — BJ’s Wholesale Club Inc. has promoted Lee Delaney to president. Delaney had been serving as the company’s chief commercial officer. He will continue to report to chairman and chief executive officer Christopher Baldwin, who relinquished the president’s title to Delaney last month. The warehouse club has been expanding into new markets and

BJ’s stock rises in wake of IPO

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — BJ’s Wholesale Club Inc. stock closed last month more than 29% higher than its initial public offering price as the wholesaler returned to the public markets after seven years as a private company. The company’s stock closed at $22 a share, above the IPO price of $17 a share. Listed on the