The award-winning Barbecue Battle, on June 24 and 25, is one of the largest and most popular food festivals in the country, welcoming more than 100,000 barbecue fans each year.
Walgreens Boots Alliance’s SVP communications and international affairs Yves Romestan will be departing the company, according to a report in PRWeek. Laura Vergani, who will become VP international and divisional communications — moving up from her most recent role as VP international communications —will take on many of his responsibilities, the report said. (PRWeek)
With two executives set to retire, Aveda, Bobbi Brown, Bumble and bumble and La Mer will see leadership changes.
The beauty retailer plans to open some 40 stores in 2017, according to a report by the Chicago Tribune.
The changes, which go into effect June 24, mean that if an associate’s military salary is less than what they were making at their job at Walmart, the company will pay them the difference while they are on a military leave of absence.
Russian pharmacy retailer expects online sales to account for 10% of total revenue by mid-2018 from just 1% now, its corporate finance director told Reuters.
In his latest blog entry, HRG’s Dave Wendland discusses how retailers can position themselves as a partner to help customers navigate the myriad health-and-wellness products they encounter in-store.
Walgreens is focusing more on health, wellness and beauty and it attempts to draw pharmacy customers to the front end.
Roughly three-quarters of visitors to the online platform are taking active follow-up steps, the retailer announced Tuesday, noting that its digital mental health resources also are reaching a broader demographic of consumers.
Appearance of company’s co-chief operating officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance will help honor Red Nose Day on May 25.