06/24/2011 - 10:00am

Former Unilever executive Michael Polk has been appointed president and CEO of Newell Rubbermaid, effective July 18. He succeeds Mark Ketchum, who is retiring but will remain a director until May 2012.

06/24/2011 - 8:54am

George Riedl has been named president of Advanced Marketing & Sales, AMS announced Thursday.

06/23/2011 - 11:05am

The Retail Industry Leaders Association announced that the leaders of Sears Holdings and 7-Eleven have been named to its board of directors.

06/22/2011 - 3:19pm

The United Kingdom's pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer Boots — whose branded products are available in the United States at Target, Target.com, ShopBootsUSA.com, Ulta stores and at Shoppers Drug Mart in Canada — has named Sandra Gabriele, VP marketing and communications for Boots Retail USA, as its International Employee of the Year, part of the retailer's annual "Best of the Best Awards."

06/22/2011 - 2:15pm

Omnicare has added two members to its board of directors.

06/22/2011 - 9:37am

Impax Labs has expanded its senior management team with two appointments.

06/21/2011 - 5:10pm

Magic Bullet has teamed up with celebrity mom Jenny McCarthy to introduce a limited-edition product designed for McCarthy's charitable organization, Generation Rescue.

06/21/2011 - 4:43pm

Physicians Formula has filled a vacancy in its board of directors.

06/21/2011 - 1:09pm

Michael Kiss, a chef who works at Whole Foods’ store in Rockville, Md., is one of the natural food supermarket chain’s army of “cooking coaches,” who are on staff to talk to customers about what kinds of food are available at the store and how to pick out the right kinds of food — something that’s helpful in a store known for carrying a dizzying variety of exotic ingredients.