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Target chooses Kroger exec to revive grocery division

He'll be charged with turning around the chain's critical grocery sales         He'll be charged with turning around the chain's critical grocery sales        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 20th, 2017

Five things you need to know today, and the biggest threat to Macy"s

Good morning, Cincinnati! Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day: Kroger loses key exec to Target The president of Kroger's Portland-based Fred Meyer division is leaving to run Target's food.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

Target hires grocery veteran to recharge its food division

Target has named a 30-year grocery industry veteran to help revive its sluggish grocery business.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMar 20th, 2017

Can Kroger Find a Partner to Help It Beat Amazon and Whole Foods?

The supermarket giant may need Costco or Target to fend off the online retailer's grocery ambitions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews20 hr. 49 min. ago

Amazon effect is helping this company; it’s hiring 700 new workers

The rise of e-commerce spurred by Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) has rattled retail and grocery cages including the likes of Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT), Macy’s (NYSE: M), Target (NYSE: TGT), Kroger (NYSE: KR) and Best Buy (NYSE: BBY). But the growth .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2017

A German grocery store that"s invaded the US is a bigger threat to Walmart, Kroger, and Target than anyone thought

Lidl German grocery chain Lidl is making a huge push into the US.  The brand offers prices that are cheaper than Walmart's.  Analysts at Jefferies are speculating that Target and Walmart are being forced to lower prices.  The .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 18th, 2017

Wal-Mart can shrug off Amazon"s grocery bid for now. Target and Kroger, not so much

The ongoing clash of the titans between Amazon and Wal-Mart has entered a new arena: the grocery aisle. The two giants have long battled — Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) dominating the online market, Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT) the reigning king of brick-and-mo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 21st, 2017

Amazon is acquiring Whole Foods — and Walmart, Target, and Kroger should be terrified (WMT, AMZN)

APAmazon announced plans to acquire Whole Foods for $13.7 billion on Friday. The move should terrify more traditional brick-and-mortar grocery retailers that are fighting to dominate .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 16th, 2017

Kroger names new Louisville president after executive shakeup

A retirement in Kroger Co.'s top ranks has caused a shakeup among the executives of the grocery giant, landing Louisville with a new division president. Ann Reed, a longtime Kroger (NYSE: KR) employee, was promoted from within the company to take over a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2017

Target brings in grocery leader from Kroger

Target Corp. has hired a Kroger Co. grocery veteran to try and right its lagging grocery business. The Minneapolis-based retailer on Monday named Jeff Burt as its senior vice president of grocery, fresh food and beverage. Burt will report to Targe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

Target hires grocery veteran to recharge its food division

Target Corp. has named a grocery industry veteran to help recharge its sluggish food division......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 20th, 2017

Target hires grocery veteran to recharge its food division

Target Corp. has named a grocery industry veteran to help recharge its sluggish food division......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 20th, 2017

Target names Kroger veteran Jeff Burt new grocery chief

(Reuters) - Target Corp on Monday named Kroger Co veteran Jeff Burt its senior vice president of grocery, fresh food and beverage, as the retailer makes a renewed push to overhaul the business amid an intensifying price war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2017

Top Exec Leaves As Target Struggles In Grocery

Target's plan to crack the brutally competitive grocery category didn't pan out. Anne Dament is out after just 18 months, blamed for declines in the retailer's traffic and comp sales. Target's plan to crack the brutally competitive grocery category .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 3rd, 2016

Target’s Grocery Boss Becomes Latest Top Exec to Leave

Hopefully Bullseye the Dog's job is safe. Yet another Target tgt senior executive is heading for the exits. The retailer’s grocery chief, Anne Dament, one of CEO Brian Cornell’s first appointments, i.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 3rd, 2016

Target is making a major change that should scare Walmart, Kroger, and Whole Foods

AP Photo/Matt RourkeTarget is making a big change to fix its grocery business. Stores across the US will soon have teams of employees working exclusively in their grocery sections, reports the Wall Street Journal. These teams of 10 to 60 employees w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2016

Instacart just raised $200 million, but is it enough to stave off Amazon?

The new cash boosts Instacart's valuation to $4.2 billion. A top exec at the grocery-delivery startup explains how it will spend the money on expansion and hiring......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2018

Amazon now delivering Whole Foods groceries in Cincinnati

Online mega retailer Amazon is stepping up its competition with locally headquartered grocery chain Kroger, launching grocery delivery in Cincinnati through its Whole Foods Market. Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) launched Prime Now delivery of Whole Foods .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2018

Kroger selling its convenience store unit for $2.15 billion

British convenience store operator EG Group is buying Kroger's convenience store unit for $2.15 billion as it expands into the U.S. Kroger and other grocery store operators have been facing tougher competition from companies including Walmart and Amazon......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 5th, 2018

Kroger names first African-American division leader

Kroger Co. has named its first African-American division leader, promoting her from a vice president role at its corporate headquarters......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 1st, 2018

Budget 2018 will look to revive investments, alleviate rural distress

From fiscal deficit target to rural development and infrastructure boost, ‎Dun & Bradstreet India Lead Economist Arun Singh lists his Budget 2018 expectations.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 31st, 2018