Jim Perkins recently held a meeting for vendors in the Safeway Eastern Division marketplace to unveil the company’s new decentralized go-to-market model.
Joe Kelley has resigned as president of the 220 store New England division of Stop & Shop, effective March 2, to pursue other career opportunies. He will be replaced on an interim basis by Don Sussman, Ahold USA’s current president …
Three food industry pioneers passed away last month – Allen I. Bildner of Kings Food Markets, Raymond Bartolacci Sr. of Laneco and Frank O. Genuardi of Genuardi’s Family Markets.
Tonya Herring has joined Ahold USA as senior VP on non-perishable merchandising, joining company veteran Jeff Dichele in that role.
Facing increased competition for shoppers’ dollars, Mars Super Markets has said it closed its Bel Air, MD stoer and will close three others y May 1.
Following FTC clearance, AB Acquisition LLC and its parent company Cerberus officially completed the purchase of Safeway.
Just before presstime, the newly merged Albertsons and Safeway organization announced that Jim Perkins, president of Acme Markets, has been named chief operating officer of the company’s east region, part of the company’s New Albertsons Inc. (NAI) unit. Perkins will …
Ahold announced consolidated net sales of $9.5 billion for the fourth quarter of 2014, an increase of 7.9 percent compared to last year.
Jack Murphy, Fairway Market’s new CEO, said plans are under way that will re-establish the Manhattan based grocer as a stronger retail entity.
Rite Aid reported significant earnings and sales gains in its fiscal third quarter ended November 29, 2014.