Tipsheet: GameStop CEO +$179M | B. Buy #65 Diversity | Advance Auto Comp 22%+

  How a sweetheart deal gives GameStop CEO a $179 mln goodbye gift at Reuters. “…GameStop granted him more shares linked to his tenure at the company rather than to his performance as most companies do with their CEO, said Eric Hoffmann, a vice president at compensation consultant Farient Advisors LLC.” Read more   America’s […]

Tipsheet: Amazon Hair Salon | Lulu Buy Used | Bezos Shelter Tour

  Gap is taking its Athleta workout brand to Canada, rival Lululemon’s home turf at CNBC. “It marks the women’s athletic apparel brand’s first expansion outside of the United States. Gap said Athleta will launch online in the Canadian market later this summer, followed by the opening of company-owned retail stores in North York, Ontario, […]

Tipsheet: H.Depot Picks BBDO | Amazon Assembly | Target Pittsburgh

  Amazon illegally interfered in Alabama warehouse election, union alleges in complaint to federal officials at CNBC. “In its filing submitted to the NLRB, the union listed 23 objections surrounding Amazon’s behavior during the monthslong campaign, including allegations of employee intimidation and manipulation. The RWDSU said Monday it has requested a hearing before the NLRB […]

Tipsheet: Amazon Prime 200M | Amer. Eagle Sees Mall Boom | New Stitch Fix CEO Iview

  American Eagle Outfitters CEO expects ‘Roaring 20s’-like boom for malls post-pandemic at CNBC. “Schottenstein is one of many hopeful figureheads who predict the current decade will mirror the growth of a century ago…“The sales we’re doing, like this quarter, … all the stores are comping and we’re doing it at a 50% capacity,” Schottenstein […]

Tipsheet: Top 100 Reputable | D.Tree Media Network | Target’s New Way to Deliver

  Walmart investing in GM’s Cruise self-driving car company at CNBC. “The decision to invest comes about five months after the companies started working on a pilot program to use Cruise self-driving vehicles for deliveries in Scottsdale, Arizona.” Read more   Retail sales increased 9.8% last month at Reuters. “…receipts at auto dealerships surging 15.1% […]

Tipsheet: Kohl’s Agrees w/Activists | WM Compliance Chief Out | Bed Bath +4%

  Kohl’s says it has reached an agreement with activists, plans to bring new members to board at CNBC. “Margaret Jenkins and Thomas Kingsbury, will join Kohl’s board…Jenkins was previously chief marketing officer of the restaurant chains Denny’s and El Pollo Loco, and Kingsbury previously served as the CEO of Burlington Stores…will also at the […]