Costs related to workforce reduction contributed to $424 million, or $2 per diluted share loss, at Supervalu for its fourth quarter of fiscal 2012.
Safeway has named Robert Edwards president of the company. Edwards has served as Safeway's EVP and CFO since 2004.
Family Dollar Stores has named Jon Broz to the position of VP and assistant general counsel, litigation.
The Walmart Foundation has joined with The Band Perry, Kimberly Williams-Paisley and four of the nation's largest food companies — General Mills, ConAgra Foods, Kraft Foods and Kellogg Company — to fight hunger this spring.
The Retail Labor Index released by Kronos Inc. indicated that applications for retail jobs are waning.
Bi-Lo noted last week that three of its locations along the South Carolina coastline had been refreshed in March.
CVS Caremark has confirmed that Stuart McGuigan, SVP and CIO, will be leaving the company April 13.
Avon Products announced that its board of directors elected Douglas Conant to the board, effective immediately.