Author Archives: John Karolefski

Retail Executive of the Year

With a multi-format strategy, Laura Karet, CEO of Giant Eagle, has raised expectations while meeting the needs of customers. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 10 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Weis Markets bulks up

The Mid-Atlantic retailer has revamped stores and deployed a shopper-centric strategy, earning it the honor of GHQ’S 2013 Retailer of the Year. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 05 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Retail Executive of the Year

Steve Smith, K-VA-T’s president and CEO, follows his father’s example of community involvement. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Cover Stories