People http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6701/more en Overwaitea announces senior staff changes http://supermarketnews.com/overwaitea-food-group/overwaitea-announces-senior-staff-changes <div class="node-body article-body">Overwaitea Food Group on Monday announced a slate of new management appointments the company said would align its business processes in support of its overall strategic plan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/overwaitea-food-group/overwaitea-announces-senior-staff-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/overwaitea-food-group/overwaitea-announces-senior-staff-changes#comments Latest News Executive Changes Darrell Jones Overwaitea Food Group Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:01:00 +0000 491861 at http://supermarketnews.com Instagram founder joins Walmart board http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/instagram-founder-joins-walmart-board <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores said Monday that Instagram founder and CEO Kevin Systrom has accepted an appointment to its board of directors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/instagram-founder-joins-walmart-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/instagram-founder-joins-walmart-board#comments Latest News Executive Changes Walmart Wal-Mart Stores 2014 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:33:00 +0000 491721 at http://supermarketnews.com Schnucks hires VP of produce, floral http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-hires-vp-produce-floral <div class="node-body article-body">Schnuck Markets has brought on Steven Mayer as its new VP of produce and floral. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-hires-vp-produce-floral" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-hires-vp-produce-floral#comments Latest News Executive Changes Produce Floral Schnuck Markets Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:59:00 +0000 491691 at http://supermarketnews.com C&S hires sales SVP http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/cs-hires-sales-svp <div class="node-body article-body">C&S Wholesale Grocers, Keene, N.H., tapped Christopher Brown for the position of SVP of Independent Sales starting Sept. 29. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/cs-hires-sales-svp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/cs-hires-sales-svp#comments Latest News Executive Changes C&S Wholesale Grocers Thu, 25 Sep 2014 21:11:00 +0000 491581 at http://supermarketnews.com NGA presents senators with ‘Champion’ awards http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/nga-presents-senators-champion-awards <div class="node-body article-body">The National Grocers Association has presented U.S. Sens. Roy Blunt, R-Missouri; John Boozman, R-Ark.; and Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. its Champion of Independent Grocers Award. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/nga-presents-senators-champion-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/nga-presents-senators-champion-awards#comments Latest News People Awards National Grocers Association NGA 2014 Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:08:00 +0000 491521 at http://supermarketnews.com Tesco fast-tracks new finance chief Alan Stewart http://supermarketnews.com/tesco-fast-tracks-new-finance-chief-alan-stewart <div class="node-body link-body">Troubled supermarket giant Tesco has said that its new chief financial officer, Alan Stewart, is joining the company immediately, more than two months earlier than originally planned.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/tesco-fast-tracks-new-finance-chief-alan-stewart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Executive Changes Recommended Reading Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:46:00 +0000 491321 at http://supermarketnews.com SFA elects new Retailer Network Committee members http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/sfa-elects-new-retailer-network-committee-members <div class="node-body article-body">The Specialty Food Association has elected four new members to its Retailer Network Committee for a two-year term. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/sfa-elects-new-retailer-network-committee-members" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/sfa-elects-new-retailer-network-committee-members#comments Latest News Executive Changes Speciality Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:15:00 +0000 491181 at http://supermarketnews.com Associated Food Stores founder to retire http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/associated-food-stores-founder-retire <div class="node-body article-body">Harry Laufer, who founded Associated Food Stores, Hewlett, N.Y., in 1954, said he plans to retire at the end of the month. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/associated-food-stores-founder-retire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/associated-food-stores-founder-retire#comments Latest News Executive Changes Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:01:00 +0000 491161 at http://supermarketnews.com Albertsons-Safeway outlines new operations, leadership http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/albertsons-safeway-outlines-new-operations-leadership <div class="node-body article-body">Once the merger of Safeway into Albertsons has been completed, the new company will operate with three regions and 14 retail divisions, the two companies said Friday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/albertsons-safeway-outlines-new-operations-leadership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/albertsons-safeway-outlines-new-operations-leadership#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Albertsons Mergers & Acquisitions Safeway Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:00:00 +0000 491091 at http://supermarketnews.com Fairway names Murphy CEO http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/fairway-names-murphy-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">Fairway Group Holdings on Friday said it has appointed Jack Murphy as its new CEO, replacing Bill Sanford, who was serving as interim CEO at Fairway since February.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/fairway-names-murphy-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/fairway-names-murphy-ceo#comments Latest News Executive Changes Earth Fare Fairway Market Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:00 +0000 491021 at http://supermarketnews.com