Mepra, an Italian manufacturer of steel flatware and tableware, has introduced the Original Vintage collection.
The parent of Sears and Kmart is reportedly set to layoff 250 employees at its Hoffman Estates corporate headquarters and close more stores than previously expected, according to media reports.
Pacific Market International (PMI), the parent company of Stanley and Aladdin, has hired Robert Dietrich as vp/global e-commerce.
Walgreens Boots Alliance has named Francesco Tinto global chief information officer and senior vice president at the company.
International Market Centers has added to its Las Vegas Market leasing team. Elizabeth Moss, a 17-year industry veteran, has joined the team and two existing members— Priscila Gilburg and Michelle Karol— will assume additional category responsibilities.
In a letter to shareholders sent by board chairman Patrick Gaston and interim CEO Mary Winston, Bed Bath & Beyond stated it was advancing on its strategic objectives including consolidation of non-core business at a time when there is speculation that the company will begin to sell at least some assets.
Nordstrom will continue its expansion in New York City by adding two more service hubs under its Nordstrom Local concept.
Neiman Marcus has appointed Lana Todorovich to president and chief merchandising officer. She will report to Neiman Marcus Group CEO Geoffroy van Raemdonck.
Zoku has introduced the Neat Stack food storage container lineup, which is designed for taking meals or snacks to work, school or on the road.