- Loblaw is partnering with Takeoff to launch an automated picking facility meant to enhance PC Express Ecommerce Service. The facility is to debut in a Toronto-area store next year. Reported on by Bridget Goldschmidt.
- Veteran retail exec Kathryn McLay joins club chain after overseeing Neighborhood Markets. Story from Russell Redman.
- JC Penney CEO Jill Soltau says the retailer has “made significant progress on our efforts to return JCPenney to sustainable, profitable growth.” Coverage from Lauren Thomas.
Source: Loblaw Taps Takeoff to Enhance PC Express Ecommerce Service | Progressive Grocer
Source: Walmart names Kathryn McLay as Sam’s Club CEO | Supermarket News
Source: JC Penney surges after the retailer reports a narrower-than-expected loss, but it still sees a steep sales decline | CNBC