Carlsruh Named Home VP at ShopKo

Vet Responsible for Profitability

Jim Carlsruh has been named divisional vice president of home at ShopKo, with responsibility for the merchandising and profitability of housewares, furniture, lamps, auto and hardware at all 140 locations.

He comes to ShopKo from Meijer where he was divisional merchandise manager of housewares and home textiles.

“Jim's broad-based experience will be of great assistance to us as we continue to focus our efforts on becoming a merchandising-driven organization,” said Doug Wurl, senior vice president and general merchandise manager of home.

Home & Textiles Today Staff | News & Commentary

 Home Textiles Today is the market-leading brand covering the home and textiles markets, offering a comprehensive package of print and online products. Home & Textiles Today provides industry news, product trends and introductions, exclusive industry research, consumer data, store operations solutions, trade show news and much more.

Featured Video

  • The Countdown to the ICON Honors Continues featuring Christophe Pourny

    Camera Icon More Videos

CURRENT ISSUE

HTT digital edition

See the May 2017 issue of Home & Textiles Today. In this issue, we discuss our annual Market Basket survey, which finds higher prices and more polyester at leading retailers. See details!