Ahold on Monday said that it was seeking to grow online sales by nearly 80% over the next three years, citing an expectation that sales of food and general merchandise would continue to shift online in the years ahead....More
Peapod and Ahold USA sister company Giant-Carlisle on Monday said that they have introduced the Peapod home and business delivery service area to communities in Lehigh and Northampton, Pa., counties....More
Ahold's Giant-Landover chain on Friday launched a new chainwide value campaign including a new lower everyday prices on thousands of items and revamped Bonus Buy proigram calling out temporary price reductions....More
Jon Springer, writer of the story “James McCann’s ambitious vision: Ahold USA goes from ‘good’ to ‘great’” that published in SN last month, talks about his research for the story and his perspective on Ahold's positioning....More
In the third and final installment of SN’s exclusive interview with James McCann, the Ahold USA COO discusses how the chain is bringing its “better every day” brand promise to life through a new coaching framework encouraging “bottom-up” improvements....More
In Part 2 of SN’s exclusive interview with Ahold chief operating officer James McCann, he discusses his views on the competitive landscape, its appetite for growth, and Ahold USA’s Internet and private label strategies....More
Daniel Sullivan, EVP and CFO; Tom Lenkevich, president, Giant-Carlisle/Martin’s; Gordon Reid, president, Giant-Landover; Joe Kelley, president, Stop & Shop New England; Don Sussman, president, Stop & Shop New York Metro; Jan van Dam, EVP, supply chain and e-commerce; Mark McGowan, EVP, merchandising; Tom Hippler, EVP and general counsel; Kathy Russello, EVP, human resources; Paul Scorza, EVP and CIO; Bhavdeep Singh, EVP, new formats.
Ahold USA, the U.S. arm of Amsterdam-based Royal Ahold, operates 214 Stop & Shop stores in New England; 183 Stop & Shops in the New York metropolitan area; 200 units of Giant Food, Carlisle, Pa. (including Martin’s); 169 units of Giant Food, Landover, Md. Ahold USA accounts for approximately 60% of the parent company’s estimated total sales of $49.1 billion (U.S.) Ahold USA accounts for approximately 60% of the parent company’s total sales.