AUSTIN, Texas — Whole Foods Market will likely be known as John Mackey's creation for many years to come — but that doesn't mean he'll always be running the business.
In fact, as of May of last year, Mackey ceded half his chief executive officer title to Walter Robb, who had been co-president, creating a new corporate hierarchy at one of the industry's most innovatively managed companies.
As co-CEO, Robb now reports directly to the board of directors — of which he also became a member — ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for 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. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.