Vercollone becomes CEO as retailer names new president to oversee day-to-day operations
DUXBURY, Mass. -- Leo Vercollone will assume the role of CEO at convenience-store retailer VERC Enterprises, which has promoted COO Jim Fitzgerald to president, a role Vercollone previously held. Fitzgerald is the first non-family member to hold that position in the history of the more than 40-year...
Prototype would be closer to convenience stores in size
ARLINGTON, Va. -- Lidl, the German grocery retailer that made a grand entrance into the United States in June with a 36,000-square-foot discount prototype, is now considering significantly smaller sites—closer in size to convenience stores than its current model—for its continued expansion. The...
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