Walgreens Boots Alliance has noted that its evp/global chief human resources officer Kathleen Wilson-Thompson plans to retire. Pamela Puryear has been named her successor.
In moves to increase and improve its labor force, Amazon promoted more than 35,000 operations employees in 2020, with 30,000 employees having taken advantage of its Career Choice program. The company is set to add more than 100,000 seasonal jobs as well.
Target is boosting its staffing plans for the holiday season, with a focus on keeping its consumers and team members safe and offering easy, convenient services.
Bed Bath & Beyond has appointed Lynda Markoe as evp/chief people and culture officer. Markoe has extensive industry experience from over 30 years at major retailers and will join Bed Bath & Beyond in September 2020.
Tractor Supply Company has named Melissa Kersey evp/chief human resources officer, effective July 20, 2020. Kersey will report to Hal Lawton, Tractor Supply’s president and CEO, and will serve on the company’s executive committee.
Albertsons has named Mike Theilmann evp/chief human resources officer, effective August 19.
Zak Designs has appointed Melissa Kuntzmann as director of human resources.
Big Lots has made three executive promotions along with realignment of responsibilities. Lisa Bachmann has been promoted to evp/chief merchandising and…