Jan 19 (Reuters) - Lowe's Companies Inc ::LOWE'S ANNOUNCES THREE NEW APPOINTMENTS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS.LOWE'S ANNOUNCES THREE NEW APPOINTMENTS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS.LOWE'S COMPANIES - APPOINTED DAVID BATCHELDER, CO-FOUNDER OF RELATIONAL INVESTORS, AND LISA WARDELL, CEO OF ADTALEM GLOBAL EDUCATION, TO ITS BOARD.LOWE'S COMPANIES INC - WILL NOMINATE BATCHELDER, WARDELL AND NEW NOMINEE BRIAN C. ROGERS FOR ELECTION AT LOWE'S 2018 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS.LOWE'S COMPANIES INC - FOLLOWING ROBERT JOHNSON'S RETIREMENT, LOWE'S BOARD WILL BE COMPOSED OF 13 DIRECTORS.
Dec 6 (Reuters) - Home Depot Inc ::HOME DEPOT CFO ON PROPOSED TAX REFORM - BELIEVE CONCERN OVER MORTAGE INTEREST DEDUCTIBILITY IS OVERBLOWN.HOME DEPOT CFO ON PROPOSED TAX REFORM - CO WOULD HAVE A SIGINIFICANT, IMMEDIATE BENEFIT TO TAX EXPENSE AND CASH TAXES IF REFORM ENACTED.CEO ON INVESTOR DAY - POISED TO EXCEED OUR 2018 TARGETS.CEO ON INVESTOR DAY - WILL INVEST IN THE FRONT-END EXPERICE TO FACILITATE FAST AND EASY CHECKOUT.CEO ON INVESTOR DAY - WILL INVEST IN WAGES, SCHEDULING FLEXIBILITY AND TOOLS FOR ASSOCIATES.WILL EXTEND INVESTMENTS TO CANADA AND MEXICO AS WELL, TO EXTEND "ONE HOME DEPOT EXPERIENCE" TO BOTH THOSE COUNTRIES AS WELL.EXECUTIVE - ADDED SELF-SERVICE LOCKERS AT FRONT END OF SOME STORES.EXECUTIVE - OUR NEW WORKFORCE MANAGEMNT TOOL WILL HELP ASSOCIATES WORK AT MULTIPLE LOCATIONS, CHECK SCHEDULING ON THEIR MOBILE PHONES.EXECUTIVE - WORKING ON A BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS WEBSITE.EXECUTIVE - TO OPEN MARKET DELIVERY OPERATIONS IN 100 LOCATIONS, ALSO CONSOLIDATE STORE DELIVERY TO FEWER STORES OR MARKET STORES.EXECUTIVE - IN TOP 40 MARKETS, WILL OFFER NEXT DAY AND SAME-DAY DELIVERY FROM NEW DIRECT-TO-CUSTOMER DELIVERY CENTERS.EXECUTIVE - ESTIMATE IT WILL TAKE 5 YRS TO REACH THE DELIVERY CAPABILITIES OUTLINED TODAY.
Nov 14 (Reuters) - Home Depot Inc :On conf call - online sales rose about 19 percent in q3, now representing about 6.2% of total sales.Lumber, appliances, electrical, indoor garden and tools had double digit comp sales in Q3, building materials and flooring above company's average comp.Several stores, particularly in areas like Puerto Rico, St. Thomas and St. Croix, were forced to remain closed for an extended period.Q3 big-ticket sales - transactions over $900- which represent about 22% of our U.S. Sales, were up 12.1%.Q3 increase in big-ticket sales was driven by strength in appliances, vinyl plank floorings and several pro heavy categories.Q3 sales to professional customers grew double-digits, pro-heavy categories such as lumber, wire, insulation, had double-digit growth.CFO- "macro environment remains supportive, and we believe housing is a tailwind for our business".CFO- "as we think about housing broadly and fears of slowdown, we don't see that for 2018, 2019 and 2020".
Sept 27 (Reuters) - Havelock Europa Plc ::CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER DAVID RITCHIE HAS RESIGNED WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT TO PURSUE OTHER BUSINESS INTERESTS.
Aug 28(Reuters) - Shimachu Co Ltd <8184.T>:Says it appoints Takaaki Okano as new president of the company, effective Nov. 29.
Aug 21 (Reuters) - Byggmax Group AB :Oscar Tjarnberg appointed new CEO of Skånska Byggvaror.Says Tjarnberg has long and broad experience from e-commerce, and is currently CEO of Lekmer.Says current CEO Anders Johansson Eickhoff choses to leave the company after five years.Tjarnberg assumes new position on October 1, 2017. He will be a group management member in Byggmax Group. .
July 6 (Reuters) - SWEDOL AB :IRENE WISENBORN BELLANDER NEW CFO.CHANGE OF CFO EFFECTIVE AT TURN OF YEAR AT THE LATEST.
June 27 (Reuters) - Travis Perkins Plc :Directorate change.Has today announced appointment of Stuart Chambers as chairman with effect from November 2017.Stuart will join board of company from 1 September 2017 as a non-executive director and chairman designate and will succeed Robert Walker as chairman.ROBERT WALKER retires from board in November 2017.
June 26 (Reuters) - :Stuart Chambers has been picked to replace Robert Walker as chairman of Travis Perkins- Sky News, citing sources.
May 31 (Reuters) - Cashbuild Ltd ::Andre Van Onselen resigned his position as executive director on board effective Dec. 21 2017.Board will consider succession and composition of board.