PITTSFIELD, N.Y. — Services are scheduled here Tuesday for James W. Wegman, who helped his late brother Robert grow their father’s vegetable business into the eponymous supermarket chain. James Wegman, who served as vice chairman of Wegmans Food Markets until retiring in 1982, died July 4 at age 87 in Naples, Fla. Robert died in 2006. Their father and uncle had founded the business in 1930.
SIGN IN TO ACCESS THIS ARTICLE
Registering for Premium Content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access 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’s FREE, easy and quick.