Building on a unique collaboration that first brought together Kroger’s food and grocery experience with Walgreens’ expertise in health and beauty, the companies have formed a new group purchasing organization aimed at delivering purchasing efficiencies, lower costs and combined resources to help drive further innovation.
Corelle Brands is scheduled to open the Creative Kitchen Studio, a new experiential and multi-purpose space in the Merchandise Mart in downtown Chicago in March 2020.
Dollar Tree has made several changes to its organizational structure and leadership team designed to enhance the company’s execution of its strategy and improve operational performance at its Dollar Tree and Family Dollar business segments.
Volume at the nation’s major container ports bumped up significantly in November as retailers imported merchandise ahead of new tariffs set to take effect this month, according to the Global Port Tracker report released by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.
Mike Duff has been promoted to executive editor of HomeWorld Business.
Meredith Corp. has extended its licensing agreement through mid-2024 for its exclusive line of Better Homes & Gardens-branded products at Walmart in the United States and Canada.
Honey-Can-Do International has named Amber VanDyke vp/business development.