RETAIL briefs

November 2003
Home Textiles Today;11/3/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p2
Trade Publication
The updates relevant to the home textiles business in the United States are presented for the week of November 3, 2003. This includes the decision of J.C. Penney Corp. to enter into an agreement to sell their Mexican department store operation to Grupo Sanborns SA de C.V. of Mexico City. Furthermore, ShopKo Stores Inc. has appointed Matt Lynch to become senior vice president and chief information officer for the company's ShopKo and Pamida chains. Finally, KMart employees at two distribution centers have ratified a temporary union contract that covers 1,100 workers.


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