- Kroger-owned Fred Meyer announced that it will transfer its 13-person eastern regional office from Salt Lake City to Boise within the next several months.
- Target Corp. reportedly is considering the sale of its Mervyn's and Marshall Field's department stores, hiring an investment banking group to help it look into options. The two divisions have been a drag on profits in recent quarters.
- Wendy's has added a new Spinach Chicken Salad to its Garden Sensations salad line, available through the summer months, and containing baby spinach, romaine, chicken, grape tomatoes, bacon, chopped egg, and garlic croutons.
Commercials for the new product feature William Shatner of "Star Trek" fame.