Bon-Ton is seeking to hire 10,000 associates for all its store locations during the holiday season. The company is also hiring 500 additional associates for all of its distribution centers and its e-commerce fulfillment center.
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The Housewares Charity Foundation is donating $100,000 to the American Red Cross, with the funds allocated to assisting victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Walgreens Boots Alliance has secured regulatory clearance for its amended agreement to purchase 1,932 stores, three distribution centers and related inventory from Rite Aid Corporation for $4.375 billion in cash and other considerations.
Lowe’s has appointed Michael West as svp/supply chain field operations, effective September 25. He will report to chief supply chain officer Brent Kirby.
As part of a planned leadership succession, Dollar Tree said that Bob Sasser, the company’s CEO since 2004, will now assume the role of executive chairman of the board. Gary Philbin, enterprise president, has been promoted to president and chief executive officer and has been appointed to the board of directors.
Amazon.com plans to open a new fulfillment center in the Charter Township of Shelby, Michigan.
PBteen has teamed up with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to introduce an exclusive licensed home décor collection inspired by the world of Harry Potter.
Sycamore Partners has completed its acquisition of Staples, Inc.
More than $10 million was raised by Walgreens and Duane Reade customers nationwide for American Red Cross Hurricane Harvey relief efforts through donations at store checkouts.