MONTVALE, N.J. — Eric Claus, the chief executive officer who championed A&P's transformation to a multi-format operator, has left the company effective immediately, the retailer said today. Chrsitian Haub, A&P's executive chairman, has assumed the role of CEO while the company searches for a replacement. Claus' departure comes only months after Ron Burkle's Yucaipa Cos. took a larger ownership stake in A&P and gained additional seats on its board of directors, and as Pathmark, ...

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