Author Matthew Kramer
Michaels has made several changes to its senior executive leadership team. Vidya Jwala has been appointed to the newly created role of chief customer officer, Scott Lindblom has been promoted to evp/chief information officer and Holly Shaskey-Platek has been promoted to evp/chief human resources officer.
Kroger and Ocado have selected Pleasant Prairie, WI, as the sixth location for a high-tech customer fulfillment center (CFC).
Cost Plus World Market has opened new stores in Norman, Oklahoma, as well as Lexington, Kentucky.
Ace Hardware is kicking off its first-ever Thanksgrilling events this year to help inspire consumers to make their Thanksgiving meal with unique recipes and grilling tips and tricks.
Kohl’s is looking to inspire gift givers with product newness and a range of deals this holiday season. The retailer said that its new marketing campaign, “New Gifts at Every Turn,” will recognize and reward the gift giver’s effort, excite customers with product newness and spotlight Kohl’s Cash.
Hudson’s Bay Company has completed the sale of Lord + Taylor to Le Tote, a leading fashion rental subscription service, for $75 million in cash and a secured promissory note for $25 million payable in cash after two years, subject to customary adjustments.
BJ’s Wholesale Club has revealed its Black Friday deals and doorbusters, including early access to Black Friday savings on a range of housewares.
Top products showing at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market and Las Vegas Market are now in the spotlight through International Market Centers’ new “Market Snapshot,” launching at the winter 2020 markets.
Off-price retailer Century 21 Stores has opened a limited engagement pop-up store in the heart of Herald Square in New York City. The Century 21 Herald Square Holiday Pop-Up will be located at 50 W. 34th Street and its red doors opened on Friday, November 1 through January 11, 2020.
Tractor Supply Company has named Christine Belknap vp/leadership development, training, diversity and inclusion.
Target is introducing what it is calling “HoliDeals,” featuring thousands of deals throughout the season on items like décor, electronics, toys and more. HoliDeals kicks off this week with the reveal of the retailer’s Black Friday ad and a two-day Black Friday Preview Sale featuring four times the number of deals compared to last year, the company said.