Oxford Industries names new cfo
ATLANTA Oxford Industries has announced that Scott Grassmyer has been named senior vp, cfo and controller. He will continue to report directly to Thomas Chubb III, evp.
Grassmyer is a Certified Public Accountant with over twenty years of financial experience in both the public and private sectors. He began his career with Ernst & Young, LLC and subsequently joined Duck Head Apparel Company in 1990. He served as Duck Head’s senior vp and cfo before joining Oxford as controller in 2002. In 2003, he was named vp and controller and, since 2004, has been the company’s senior vp and controller.
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.