Online low-price retailer SmartBargains has announced the appointment of two new vice presidents to its executive team.

Shari Shakun joins the company as vice president, general merchandise manager of softlines, and will be responsible for overseeing merchandise buying, planning and expansion for the company's softlines, including apparel and footwear.

She joins from TJX Companies, where she held several senior buying and merchandising positions, and has more than 17 years' industry experience.

Corina Roth is SmartBargains' new vice president, general merchandise manager of home, joining from Boscov's Department Stores, where she spent 18 years in various buying and merchandising positions.

"We are delighted to announce the additions of two seasoned retail executives to our company," said Bart Litvin, chief merchandising officer of SmartBargains.