Executive ARCHIVE

Why Office Depot Will Close 400+ Stores  May 07, 2014 1:06 PM By Tim Parry

Office Depot chairman and CEO Roland Smith said a staged approach to store closures allows Office Depot to minimize risk and adapt its learnings to future groups of store closings.

Vitamin Shoppe Ecommerce Revenues Up 17%  May 07, 2014 7:33 AM By Tim Parry

Vitamin Shoppe’s total net sales in the first quarter increased 10.3% to $307.8 million compared to $279.1 million in the same period of the prior year.

Steinhafel Out as Target’s CEO  May 05, 2014 9:54 AM By Tim Parry

Following “extensive discussions,” with its board of directors, Gregg Steinhafel has stepped down as chairman, president and CEO of Target. The mass merchant has retained Korn Ferry to advise the board on a comprehensive CEO search.

Digital River Appoints Marco Vergani as GM and VP of EMEA  May 01, 2014 12:22 PM By Tim Parry

Vergani most recently served as IBM’s vice president of European sales for the Global Process Services division.

Blake Vaughn Joins Fifth Gear  Apr 22, 2014 7:02 AM By Tim Parry

In his new role, Blake Vaughn will oversee the Fifth Gear’s sales initiatives, go-to-market strategies, and marketing programs.

Levi Strauss Hires Walmart’s Rosen to Head Global Ecommerce  Apr 19, 2014 12:56 PM By Tim Parry

Rosen brings more than 20 years of retail and ecommerce leadership to Levi’s, most recently as senior vice president of global ecommerce at Walmart Stores Inc.

Sycamore Partners Establishes Stuart Weitzman As Standalone Company  Apr 19, 2014 8:56 AM By Tim Parry

Stuart Weitzman previously operated as a division of The Jones Group, which was acquired by Sycamore Partners on April 8.

DSW Inc. Acquires Interest in Town Shoes of Canada  Apr 19, 2014 8:54 AM By Tim Parry

DSW Inc. will purchase for cash approximately 44% interest in Town Shoes, the largest footwear and accessories retailer in Canada, for CAD $68 million.

Hall Named President and CEO of Geneva Watch Group  Apr 19, 2014 8:45 AM By Tim Parry

Geneva Watch Group announced today that it has appointed Kevin Hall as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Grainger Reports Record 1Q Results  Apr 16, 2014 10:08 AM By Tim Parry

Sales of $2.4 billion increased 5% vs. $2.3 billion in the first quarter of 2013 for the B2B industrial supplies giant.






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