July 17, 2015

The former head merchant for Staples has been named president and CEO of eBags Inc. 

July 9, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance appears to be just getting started.

July 2, 2015

Barnes & Noble is hoping that hiring a CEO with experience launching electronics products will help revive its Nook e-reader division.

July 2, 2015

Sears Canada Inc. is looking for its fourth CEO in a little over two years as the company seeks to return to profitability.

July 2, 2015

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has promoted its chief operating officer to CEO.

June 30, 2015

Boot Barn has taken a significant step forward in its e-commerce strategy now that its acquisition of Sheplers is complete.

June 30, 2015

Several months after its CEO resigned in September, Pep Boys says it is reviewing strategic alternatives, including a possible sale, merger or other deal.

June 25, 2015

The new fiscal year is off to a good start at Bed Bath & Beyond according to CEO Steve Temares who credits a wide range of omnichannel initiatives. 

June 17, 2015

A search is underway for a new CEO to execute a massive transformation at one of the world’s largest retailers. Getting to the interview will require U.S. executives to take a very long flight and the successful applicant will need good listening skills to decipher the accent of co-workers.

June 17, 2015

Pier 1 Imports reported same store sales growth for the first quarter, which the company’s CEO credited to the completion of an omnichannel transformation. 

June 15, 2015

A nine month search is over for automotive retailer Pep Boys who turned to rental car giant Hertz for a new CEO to lead the 800 unit parts and service chain. 

June 15, 2015

Target chairman and CEO Brian Cornell commented on the chain’s new partnership with CVS Health in a Q&A on Target’s blog, A Bullseye View. Here are some excerpts: 

June 12, 2015

Toys”R”Us says it is making steady progress with its “TRU Transformation” strategy despite a decline in same store sales in the first quarter. 

June 12, 2015

Walmart Stores, Inc., president and CEO Doug McMillon invoked a baking metaphor at a retail conference in Northwest Arkansas this week to describe the company’s merchandising philosophy and approach to offering customers every day low prices.

June 9, 2015

Lands' End is adding two highly regarded retail veterans to an executive team led by newly appointed CEO Federica Marchionni. 

June 5, 2015

The retail industry is more competitive than ever, but Walmart CEO Doug McMillon told a crowd of more than 14,000 associates and shareholders that he is more worried about the enemy within the company than competitors.

June 4, 2015

The CEO of Best Buy says brick-and-mortar stores are absolutely vital to beating Amazon.com and other retail rivals.

June 3, 2015

Family owned chocolate manufacturing Group CÉMOI (www.cemoi.fr/en), founded in 1962, is heir to a 200-year tradition of French chocolate, which began in 1814 with the creation of the first chocolate plant in the Pyrenees. Today the group is spreading this chocolate tradition throughout the world

June 2, 2015

The architect of the reinvention of Domino's Pizza will become the next CEO of Toys"R"Us in July.

May 29, 2015

The CEO of Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc. blamed traffic problems and lower prices of firearms for the company’s drop in same store sales in the first quarter. 

May 28, 2015

Dollar General elevated COO Todd Vasos to the role of CEO, filling a position held by Rick Dreiling who is sticking to his original retirement timetable after losing out to Dollar Tree in the bidding for Family Dollar.

May 22, 2015

Chico's CEO David Dyer, who laid "the foundation for global expansion," will retire next spring, the company announced.

May 22, 2015

The CEO of Gap Inc. says efforts to improve "product acceptance" at Gap and Banana Republic stores is a work in progress that continues to drain on the company's financial results, which included an 8% decline in its first-quarter profit.

May 19, 2015

The CEO of Urban Outfitters sounded a positive note about the company's omnichannel strategy despite reporting mixed financial results in the first quarter.