In a move that will boost its position in the Midwest, Tractor Supply Co. has entered into an agreement to acquire Orscheln Farm and Home in an all-cash transaction valued at $297 million, net of acquired estimated future tax benefits of $23 million.
Tractor Supply Company intends to build a new distribution center in Navarre, Ohio.
Today, May 20, J.C. Penney has reopened 34 Texas stores, 12 Florida stores, 11 Ohio stores, and seven Indiana stores bringing the total it has operating to 153 after temporarily closings due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Meijer has been expanding into metro Cleveland over the past couple of weeks, opening its first three stores in the city’s suburbs and introducing a home delivery service.
Kroger and Ocado, an online grocery retailer, have selected the Cincinnati region for the partnership’s first high-tech customer fulfillment center (CFC).
Dollar Tree has celebrated the grand opening of its 23rd distribution center in Warrensburg, Missouri, with a ribbon cutting ceremony followed by a celebration with the company’s newest distribution center associates and their families, management and representatives from the local community.
Amazon.com is expanding its network of fulfillment centers with the construction of new locations in Ohio and Oregon.
With negotiations to settle a work-stoppage between Libbey, Inc. and two of its four unions at its Toledo, OH, factory continuing, company officials told HOMEWORLD BUSINESS® on Tuesday, October 18, that they do not anticipate supply disruptions for its retail customers.