Kohl’s Corp., in response to an open letter from an investor group seeking board changes at Kohl’s, issued a statement rejecting what it characterized as the investor group’s attempt to seize the company’s board of directors.
Keurig Dr Pepper has named former investment analyst and veteran beverage industry strategist Juliette Hickman to its board.
If 2020 was a year that put flexibility and adaptability at the forefront of retailer and supplier considerations, the International Housewares Association has observed that anyone participating in the home goods sector will face new and ongoing challenges, such as rising costs from many factors, as the COVID-19 pandemic fades.
Staples recently sent the board of The ODP Corp., parent of Office Depot and OfficeMax, a letter proposing an acquisition and the recipient replied that it would proceed on its own terms, which might include a deal between the two companies covering the consumer-facing side of its business.
BJ’s Wholesale Club has added Maile Clark and Michelle Gloeckler to the company’s board of directors, effective immediately.
Bed Bath & Beyond has released a statement in response to a press release issued by Legion Partners Asset Management, Macellum Advisors GP and Ancora Advisor following reports that the three investor groups are looking to replace the company’s board of directors and CEO.
The Home Depot has nominated Stephanie Linnartz for election to its board of directors at its 2018 annual meeting of shareholders.
Two years after then-Newell Rubbermaid acquired Jarden Corp., three former Jarden executives are reportedly teaming with an activist hedge fund to replace Newell Brands’ CEO Michael Polk and its board of directors, the Wall St. Journal reported on Friday, February 9.