The following are the most influential executives at conventional supermarkets, food wholesalers and cooperatives and other retailers selling food on SN's Power 50 list. SN's editorial staff selects the individuals on the Power 50 list based on a variety of factors, but primarily consider the influence the individuals have over the food industry as a whole. They are grouped into categories based on the type of company or institution they represent and ranked within each of these categories. SN is rolling out the complete list over the week of July 16. The Top 10 of the Power 50 are available here.
16. Joseph Colalillo, Wakefern Food Corp.
17. Rick Cohen, C&S Wholesale Grocery
18. Jerry Garland, Associated Wolesale Grocers
19. Al Plamann, Unified Grocers
20. Steven L. Spinner, United Natural Foods Inc.
Other Retailers Selling Food