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.
An organized retail theft ring that targeted 70 Home Depot stores in six states has been taken down by multi-agency task force after the arrest of three men in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.
Ikea, in partnership with American Forests, has planted two million trees across America through its Plant A Tree program.
Staples has awarded five small businesses $50,000 in free advertising and cash as part of the “Give Your Small Business the Push It Needs” contest.
RadioShack has selected Grey New York as its lead advertising agency of record, concluding a review process that first launched last November.