Acting cfo named at Tuesday Morning
DALLAS Tuesday Morning today announced that Michael Marchetti, currently evp and coo, will become the company’s acting cfo, secretary and treasurer effective Jan. 16.
Marchetti is taking on the role vacated by Elizabeth Schroeder who resigned from the position on Dec. 5, 2007.
Marchetti joined the company in February 2001 as senior vp of strategic planning and was promoted to evp of operations in February 2002. In April 2003, he was promoted to coo. Prior to joining Tuesday Morning, he held various positions including being a principal with MarCon Services and cfo of CWT Specialty Stores.
Joe’s Sports taps ex-Bass Pro pres. as ceo
WILSONVILLE, Ore. Hal Smith, former president of Bass Pro Shops, has been named president and ceo of Joe’s Sports & Outdoor, a Northwest sporting goods retailer.
Smith most recently served as evp pf Pep Boys. In addition to serving as president of Bass Pro Shops, he has served as president/ceo of several other leading companies, Joe’s Sports & Outdoor reported.
Wakefern to use IBM POS systems
ARMONK, N.Y. Wakefern is working with IBM to deploy advanced IBM point-of-sale systems, software and infrared touch displays at ShopRite stores, the companies announced Friday.
Wakefern will install IBM’s SurePOS Application Client/Server Environment, an application that optimizes customer service and improves reliability at the point-of-sale system, the companies reported. Wakefern will also use IBM’s Store Integrator on the IBM 4690 operating system.
ShopRite stores also will be upgraded with IBM SurePOS 700 POS terminals and servers and IBM SurePoint 4820 Touch displays at all check-out lanes.