Free Subscription

  • Access 15 free news articles each month


Try one month for $5
  • Unlimited access to news,insights and opinions
  • Quarterly and weekly magazines
  • Independent research reports and forecasts
  • Quarterly webinars with industry experts
  • Q&A with retail leaders
  • Career advice
  • Exclusive Masterclass access. Part of Retail Week 2021

Retail appointments of the week

Ten tips to help you rip off the band-aid and have a difficult conversation. Image: Supplied
Walmart’s US e-commerce CEO to step down Marc Lore, the president and chief executive officer of e-commerce for Walmart US, will step down at the end of this month but will stay on as strategic advisor until September. Lore, who joined Walmart in 2016 when the company acquired, a startup that he co-founded, jump-started the grocery chain’s digital business.  Walmart president and CEO Doug McMillon has not announced a successor for the position. In a company memo, however, he sai