Kohl’s Announces Exclusive Debut of Chaps Home
Menomonee Falls, Wis., Kohl’s Corp. announced an agreement with the Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. to introduce the Chaps Home collection in May 2007. The Chaps Home collection will be available exclusively in all Kohl’s stores and online at Kohls.com.
The Chaps Home collection will be designed and developed by Polo Ralph Lauren and manufactured by Kohl’s. With the launch of the home collection, Chaps will become the first national brand that Kohl’s carries in every one of its major departments. The brand was introduced with a men’s sportswear collection in early 2005.
Wild Oats Makes Corporate Citizen List
Boulder, Colo., Natural and organic foods retailer Wild Oats Markets has been included in the Corporate Responsibility Officer magazine’s annual “100 Best Corporate Citizens” list for 2007, the company announced Thursday.
Wild Oats is ranked No. 59, out of the 1,100 U.S. public companies surveyed by the magazine. This is the fourth year that Wild Oats has made the list, which began in 1999.
Rankings are based on quantitative measures of corporate service.
CVS Delays Shareholder Meeting for Caremark Vote
Woonsocket, R.I., CVS Corp. announced late Tuesday that it would postpone its Feb. 23 shareholder meeting to an as-yet undetermined later date. The decision was made after the announced delay of Caremark Rx’s Feb. 20 shareholder meeting.
The delays are to allow further dissemination of information. “We look forward to completing our merger with Caremark in early March,” said Tom Ryan, chairman, president and CEO of CVS.