TITLE

Sears promotes Robert Mettler to president of merchandising

PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/15/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 94, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the promotion of Robert L. Mettler to president of merchandising at Sears Roebuck & Co. Job responsibilities; Career in the company; Comments of Arthur C. Martinez, chairman and chief executive officer of Sears on Mettler's promotion; Other executive appointments at Sears.
ACCESSION #
9704112074

 

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