Rite Aid has named Erik Keptner to the newly created position of senior vice president and chief marketing and merchandising officer, effective June 24, 2019.
Pier 1 Imports is undertaking what the company described as an “organizational redesign” of its corporate workforce to better align its operations with its long-term strategy and enable the company to improve agility, reduce costs and reinvest in building core competencies.
The International Home + Housewares Show and the International Housewares Association (IHA), the global sponsors and organizers of the IHA Global Innovation Awards (gia) program, have named the 2019 gia Global Honorees for Retail Excellence.
The Container Store has provided further details on its leadership transition when Kip and Sharon Tindell retire from their executive posts.
One Kings Lane, a division of Bed Bath & Beyond, recently opened its first New York City store in a landmark building set amid Manhattan’s trendy Soho neighborhood as a location where it could interact directly with Big Apple shoppers.
After a challenging second quarter, Bed Bath & Beyond asserted that it will continue to work on reinventing its business and begin generating earnings and sales gains in 2020.
Lidl’s entrance into the U.S. has been something more of an adventure than the company may have anticipated but it is making adjustments.
Belk is inviting consumers to add a touch of southern hospitality to their homes with the addition of Southern Specialty Shops in its home departments.
At Home is designed to be a treasure hunt retail destination, with a product selection sufficiently broad that the consumer making a trip will have a high probability of finding a satisfying purchase. But assortment is only part of the merchandising story.
At Home’s chief merchandising officer Alissa Ahlman has been honored by the Dallas Business Journal’s 2018 Women in Business Awards.