Vestis Retail Group, which operates Bob’s Stores, Eastern Mountain Sports and Sport Chalet, has Susan J. “Sue” Riley to CFO.
Grocery distributor and retailer SpartanNash has promoted Dave Staples, current executive VP and CFO, to COO.
Ascena Retail Group Inc. has named board member Randy L. Pearce to the newly created role of lead independent director.
Christopher Askew, president of Best Buy services, is reportedly leaving the company.
Retail and brand consultancy Fitch has appointed Hermann Behrens to the newly created role of CEO, North America, effective immediately.
Petland has appointed former Walmart exec Tony Samples as VP of corporate stores.
Advance Auto Parts announced that Todd Greener has been appointed senior VP, supply chain.
Gap Inc. is looking to add a little pink magic to its product design — and is bringing back a company veteran to do it.
Blue Nile, Inc. has added Robert van Schoonenberg to its board of directors, effective Feb. 23.
Jay Carney, former White House press secretary for the Obama administration and current CNN analyst, has been appointed senior VP of worldwide corporate affairs for Amazon, effective March 2.