Executive Profile
2021 Retailers To Watch: eBay

eBay has been transforming its business over the past several years, but not everyone knows that yet, and therein lies the challenge.

Cost Plus World Market Launches Virtual Holiday Store

Cost Plus World Market has teamed with Rightpoint to launch Cost Plus World Market’s first virtual holiday store. With the COVID-19 pandemic changing customer shopping behaviors, Cost Plus World Market created the virtual holiday store to engage customers online.

Qurate CEO George To Retire In 2021

Qurate Retail said that president and CEO Mike George has extended his employment agreement through the end of 2021 and will be retiring from the company at that time. The early announcement allows time for transition planning and an executive search process.

Amazon To Open Mississippi Fulfillment Center

Amazon plans to launch a new, state-of-the-art fulfillment center in Mississippi’s Madison County, creating more than 1,000 new, full-time jobs. The fulfillment center will be the first facility located in the state to feature Amazon’s innovative robotics technology.

Amazon Expands In-Garage Delivery Service

Amazon said that tens of millions of Amazon Prime members will now have access to Key by Amazon’s In-Garage Delivery service in more than 4,000 cities across the U.S. The service lets eligible Prime members enjoy contactless package delivery securely inside their garage, and offers convenient delivery confirmation for customers using the app.

Target, Ulta Beauty Form Partnership

Target and Ulta Beauty have formed a strategic, long-term partnership to transform the beauty category with Ulta Beauty at Target. The “shop-in-shop” concept will offer established and emerging prestige brands online and in select Target locations nationwide beginning next year.

Wayfair Flips To Q3 Profits

In the third quarter, Wayfair posted a profit and noted that the evolving dynamics generated in the COVID-19 pandemic regarding consumer investment in the home will forge a post-crisis environment favorable to the company.

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