Walgreens Names L. Filler As Chief Merchandising Officer

Walgreens has named Linda Filler as President of Retail Products & Chief Merchandising Officer. Filler will be responsible for the vision, leadership, strategic direction and performance of all Walgreens merchandising activities.

Most recently, Filler was President of Claire’s Stores. Prior to Claire’s, she was Exec. V.P. & Chief Merchandising Officer for Sam’s Club, a division of Wal-Mart Stores where she also led the owned brand strategy.

She has also held top marketing positions at Walmart and Kraft Foods and at Hanes Brands.