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Trump’s Tax Reform Plan Calls For Drastic Cuts To SNAP Benefits, Farm Subsidies

President Donald Trump’s new $4.1 trillion tax reform program, released on May 23, could have a significantly adverse effect on food retailers.

Family Leadership Continues As Ryan Redner Named CEO

Ryan Redner will succeed Richard Redner as president and CEO of Redner’s Markets.

Ruane, Herring To Head Merch At Carlisle, Landover In New Ahold Delhaize Lineup

Ahold USA and Delhaize America announced the next wave of management changes affecting its five supermarket divisions (brands) and its commercial services and strategy unit, which is part of its Retail Business Services (RBS) division.

Breaking News: Ahold USA, Delhaize America Announce Leadership Teams At Operating Divisions, Commercial Services Unit

On April 27, Ahold USA and Delhaize America announced the next wave of management changes affecting its five supermarket divisions (brands) and its commercial services and strategy unit, which is part of its Retail Business Services (RBS) division.

Kings Food Markets/Balducci’s Announces Management Reorg

Daniel Gallagher has joined Kings Food Markets/Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market as VP and CFO.

Albertsons’ Denningham Adds Duties; Chain Will Take Full Control Of Denver, PA Warehouse From SVU; Prospectus Reportedly Out On Farm Fresh

Wayne Denningham adds president role to his current duties as COO of Albertsons; Justin Dye exits company.

Shoppers To Oversee Farm Fresh Merch; Parent SVU To Buy Unified

Supervalu has made two moves in its business model, rolling merchandising for its Farm Fresh division into Shoppers Food and Pharmacy and bidding to merge with West Coast based Unified Grocers.

After Record Year Of Growth, Weis Remains Bullish On Future

A report from Weis Markets’ recent vendor strategic alignment summit meeting.

Redner’s Markets Founder Earl Redner Dead At Age 92

Earl Redner, founder of Redner’s Markets, died April 5. He was 92.

Claus Out as Save-A-Lot Names Kenneth McGrath New CEO

Kenneth McGrath replaces Eric Claus as Save-A-Lot CEO.