MONTVALE, N.J. — Somewhere there's a punch line in the irony of an airline executive moving over to the food business. But for Jake Brace, who executed a turnaround at United Airlines and is now attempting the same at A&P, the parallels are no joke. Both United, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2002, and A&P, which did the same last month, were iconic names in their respective industries, subject to the heritage — and legacy costs — their longevity implied. Both ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.