Family Dollar Stores announced that it has named Paul White to the position of senior vice president of apparel, home and seasonal. White will report to Dorlisa Flur, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer.
"Creating an exciting offering of discretionary merchandise to complement our growing consumable assortment is the cornerstone to being a compelling place to shop for our customers," says Flur. "With Paul's leadership, we will further improve merchandise selection and in-store presentation of these dynamic areas of our assortment, adding more of the fun of finding a unique treasure in apparel, home, and seasonal items for our customers to enjoy."
Mr. White is the past president, chief executive officer, and director of Goody's, where he refocused the merchandising and marketing strategies on the core customer while leading the company's exit from bankruptcy.