TROY, Mich. -- The future of Kmart here was a subject of speculation once again last week after the discounter named a new chief executive officer to replace former Sears and Safeway executive Julian Day. The appointment of former restaurant executive Aylwin Lewis to president and CEO at Kmart seemed to indicate the company would be making a new effort to compete as a merchant after a period of post-bankruptcy reorganization when it behaved more like a real-estate company than a retailer. ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.