Joe Kelley, president of Stop & Shop’s New England division, has departed the company, Ahold USA said. Don Sussman, president of Stop & Shop - New York Metro, will lead the division on an interim basis...More
From DutchNews.nl: People who work for the Delhaize supermarket group are unhappy about the possible merger between their Belgian employer and Dutch retail group Ahold, according to local media reports....More
Ahold USA on Wednesday said it had made several new executive appointments — including new SVPs responsible for merchandising, healthy living and communications — as part of its previously announced plan to restructure its central support organization....More
The third phase of Ahold's "Project Thunder" transformations — this one focused on a comprehensive revamping of produce departments at its U.S. stores — is underway with a goal of improving produce sales by 3% to 5% at renovated locations....More
Daniel Sullivan, EVP and CFO; Tom Lenkevich, president, Giant-Carlisle/Martin’s; Gordon Reid, president, Giant-Landover; Don Sussman, president, Stop & Shop New York Metro, and interim head of Stop & Shop New England; 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.