Wal-Mart Stores, Bentonville, Ark., said last week Nick White, executive vice president for Supercenters, is retiring from the company. White had been with the company for 27 years and in charge of Supercenters since 1989, helping to expand the format from six stores in 1992 to 720 today. Wal-Mart declined to comment on a succession plan for White's role. White will remain as a consultant to Wal-Mart with a particular focus on helping the company further its development of supercenters in Mexico.
esident and chief executive officer of Nash Finch Co., Minneapolis, to its board of directors. Before joining Nash Finch in 1998, Marshall was executive vice president and chief financial officer at Pathmark Stores, Carteret, N.J.