Hudson’s Bay has appointed Vanessa LeFebvre as president of Lord & Taylor.
Karen McKibbin, president of Nordstrom Rack, will be retiring from Nordstrom in March. Geevy Thomas, chief innovation officer, will succeed McKibbin as president of the Nordstrom Rack off-price division.
Kohl’s is preparing a CEO succession plan as Kevin Mansell, the retailer’s chairman, chief executive officer and president, plans to retire in May 2018 at the close of the company’s annual shareholders meeting. Michelle Gass, currently chief merchandising and customer officer, will assume the CEO role at that time.
The Kroger Co. has appointed former Aldi executive Liz Ferneding as president of its value-oriented Ruler store division.