Bon-Ton CFO Plowman to Retire


Keith E. Plowman, chief financial officer of The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., will retire in August this year.

Bon-Ton Closing Two Stores


A Bon-Ton store in Butler, Penn. and an Elder-Beerman store in Beckley, W.Va. will close in January.

Bon-Ton Stores Names Kathryn Bufano CEO

Kathy Bufano

The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. has named Belk chief merchant Kathryn Bufano as its new president and CEO, replacing the outgoing Brendan Hoffman.

In Other News: Seven Retailers Searching for CEOs

HSN's Mindy Grossman is being courted by retailers.

American Apparel, American Eagle Outfitters, Bon-Ton, Dollar General, Gordmans, JCPenney and Target are all in various stages of CEO searches.

Stoffel Promoted to GMM of Men’s and Home at Bon-Ton


Tom Stoffel has been promoted to SVP, GMM of the menswear and home divisions at The Bon-Ton Stores.

Bon-Ton CEO Hoffman to Step Down in 2015

Brendan Hoffman

Bon-Ton CEO Brendan Hoffman will not renew his contract when it expires next year.

Bon-Ton Raises $436,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs


The Bon-Ton Stores’ holiday campaign raised $436,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

Bon-Ton to close Wisconsin Rapids, Wisc. Younkers store


Bon-Ton says it will not renew the lease at its Younkers store in the Rapids Mall in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisc.

Bon-Ton hires chief marketing officer, announces retirement of head merchant


The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. announced that merchandising president Tony Buccina will retire next February and Luis Fernandez has been named to the new position of chief marketing officer.

Catching up with John Bartlett


John Jones talks to designer John Bartlett about his collections at Bon-Ton and his dog rescue charity.