People in the News

05/16/2011 - 12:54

Samantha Brown, the popular Travel Channel host, has partnered with HSN to launch Samantha Brown Luggage, her first-ever exclusive collection of travel gear.

05/16/2011 - 12:36

Levi Strauss & Co. announced that it has named Anne Rohosy as EVP and president global Dockers.

05/16/2011 - 11:28

Kevin Walling has joined confectioner Hershey's team as its SVP and chief people officer, effective June 1.

05/13/2011 - 14:40

Veteran retailer Leo Kahn, who developed his family-owned wholesale business into the Purity Supreme chain, co-founded Staples, and pioneered selling natural foods in supermarket-sized venues, died on May 11 in Boston.

05/13/2011 - 12:50

The Craft & Hobby Association (CHA) board of directors has announced the departure of Steve Berger as president and CEO of CHA.

05/12/2011 - 17:33

Supervalu banner Save-A-Lot has appointed a new leader, replacing company veteran Bill Shaner, who has lead the division since 2006.

05/12/2011 - 17:19

When it comes to shopping, Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon knows a thing or two about the subject, which is why it was fitting that he was the keynote speaker at Consumer Reports’ ShopSmart magazine summit on May 11.

05/11/2011 - 17:51

CVS Caremark’s annual meeting of stockholders held Wednesday morning was an emotional and momentous occasion for the company as it marked the official retirement of Tom Ryan, former chairman and CEO, and the beginning of a new chapter as Larry Merlo takes the reigns as CEO.

05/11/2011 - 11:48

Zumiez CFO Trevor Lang is leaving the retailer so that he can move back to Atlanta.

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