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O’Brien Upped to SVP of Merchandising at QVC


WEST CHESTER, Pa.-QVC has promoted Ken O’Brien to senior vice president of merchandising. O’Brien, who was previously vice president of merchandising, is now responsible for setting and executing QVC’s merchandising strategy for product brands across its categories, along with leading the engagement and management of QVC’s vendor community. He will continue to report to DougMore »

Last updated: November 7, 2014

QVC Operating Profit Climbs 22 Percent in Q3


ENGLEWOOD, Colo.-In what President and CEO Mike George called “our strongest quarterly performance of 2014,” QVC delivered a 22 percent gain in operating income, to $247 million. Net sales in the quarter, which ended on Sept. 30, increased by 4.7 percent to $2.3 billion, according to a statement from Liberty Interactive Corp., QVC’s parent company.More »

Last updated: November 5, 2014

Campbell Upped to QVC EVP

Mary Campbell

WEST CHESTER, Pa.-QVC has promoted Mary Campbell to executive vice president of U.S. commerce platforms. Campbell, who was previously senior vice president of commerce platforms, is now in charge of guiding the strategic direction of the company’s TV, web, mobile, tablet and social media while translating the QVC brand across all. She reports directly toMore »

Last updated: October 22, 2014

QVC’s U.S CEO Steps Down

Claire Watts

WEST CHESTER, Penn.–QVC’s U.S. CEO Claire Watts has resigned, effective Friday, Sept. 5, to pursue other opportunities, the retailer said yesterday. The company has not initiated a search for a successor to Watts, according to a company spokeswoman. The senior U.S. leadership team, including Doug Howe, executive vice president, merchandising and planning; Mary Campbell, executiveMore »

Last updated: September 4, 2014

QVC to Move into France


WEST CHESTER, Pa.-QVC said it plans to expand its presence into France with the launch of a new service scheduled for the second quarter of 2015. The company’s French-language video and e-commerce offering will be produced in France by a local team, and will be available online, on mobile devices (including iPhones, iPads, Android smartMore »

Last updated: April 16, 2014

QVC Taps Goldberg to Head Global Market Development


WEST CHESTER, Pa.-Matthew Goldberg has been named senior vice president of global market development for QVC. In his new role, Goldberg is responsible for the company’s efforts to drive its growth around the world. He will assess and choose priority markets, identify and evaluate potential partners, build and execute launch plans, and move new businessMore »

Last updated: October 3, 2013

QVC Debuts Social-Commerce Platform


WEST CHESTER, Pa.-QVC has launched toGather, a new social shopping platform, available at gather.qvc.com. The new platform brings together QVC’s community of customers, personalities and brands. On toGather, users can explore products that are trending in the community or set up their own personalized feed by following people and brands that share their sense ofMore »

Last updated: October 1, 2013

JCP, Sears, QVC Drop Paula Deen Products

Paula Deen from Today Show interview

NEW YORK-J.C. Penney, Sears Holdings (parent of Sears and Kmart) and QVC have all discontinued Paula Deen-branded merchandise, in the wake of the controversy over racial slurs Deen admitted to using some time ago. Brief statements from J.C. Penney and Sears Holdings representatives to HFN confirmed that the two retail companies have ended their relationshipsMore »

Last updated: July 1, 2013