CVS publishes Corporate Social Responsibility Report
Woonsocket, R.I. — CVS Caremark released its 2010 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, which provides an overview of the company’s commitments to environmental stewardship, improving patient health outcomes, ensuring its continued status as an employer of choice, and positively impacting people’s lives through its social investments.
In the environmental chapter, the company discloses the progress it made to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in 2010, compared with 2009 levels. It has established a 15% carbon intensity reduction goal over 2010 levels, to be achieved by 2018.
The report, Innovation, Leadership, Commitment, is the company’s fourth annual CSR Report, and is available online at info.cvscaremark.com/CSR.
Zale names chief administrative officer
Dallas — Zale Corp. announced the company’s CFO, Matt Appel, has been appointed as chief administrative officer. He will continue to serve as CFO.
Appel will be responsible for real estate, supply chain and logistics, merchandise planning and allocation, information technology, warranty, repair and credit products, as well as the ongoing management of Zale’s finance and control functions.
Children’s Place appoints COO
Secaucus, N.J. — The Children’s Place Retail Stores announced the appointment of Eric Bauer as COO. He will be responsible for supply chain, planning and allocation, store operations, finance, information technology and real estate.
Bauer most recently he spent eight years with The Gap, culminating in his appointment as executive VP brand operations COO, for Gap North America where he was responsible for finance, store operations, real estate, distribution, logistics, information technology and their Canadian operations.