Barnes & Noble Inc.
named on Monday Timothy Mantel as its chief merchandising officer, effective immediately. Mantel was previously the CMO of GNC Corp.
Mantel succeeds the bookseller’s previous CMO Mary Amicucci, who left the company in September 2017 after 20 months in the role. Barnes & Noble’s stock was down 1.0% in premarket trade. It has plunged 32% over the past three months, while the SPDR S&P Retail ETF
has rallied 11% and the S&P 500
has gained 1.4%.
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