Target has named Michael Fiddelke evp/chief financial officer, effective November 1. The retailer also updated its merchant leadership following Mark Tritton joining Bed Bath & Beyond as CEO.
Nordstrom has named Teri Bariquit chief merchandising officer. In this newly created role, Bariquit will serve as a member of the company’s executive team, leading the full-price and off-price merchandising areas. She will report to co-president, Pete Nordstrom.
Bob’s Discount Furniture is embarking on an ambitious new brand campaign, designed to shed light on how it creates and offers accessible value for its customers.
The annual HomeWorld Business Health & Wellness Report in the June 24, 2019, issue underscores an evolving consumer state of mind and the brimming opportunity for housewares suppliers and retailers that have responded by placing healthy living and wellness at the heart of their marketing and merchandising execution.
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.