People Awards http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6703/more en Dillon gets FMI’s Rabb Award http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dillon-gets-fmi-s-rabb-award <div class="node-body article-body">Food Marketing Institute gave its highest honor, the Sidney R. Rabb Award, to David B. Dillon, retired chairman of the Kroger Co., for “his excellence in serving the consumer, the community and the industry.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dillon-gets-fmi-s-rabb-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dillon-gets-fmi-s-rabb-award#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Kroger People Awards David Dillon FMI Food Marketing Institute Kroger Co. 2015 Sun, 25 Jan 2015 02:00:00 +0000 504861 at http://supermarketnews.com ConAgra CEO wins FMI Albers award http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/conagra-ceo-wins-fmi-albers-award <div class="node-body article-body">Food Marketing Institute has named Gary Rodkin, CEO of ConAgra Foods and chairman of Grocery Manufacturers Association, as winner of the William H. Albers Award, which recognizes a leading supplier who has made a significant contribution toward improving distributor-supplier relations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/conagra-ceo-wins-fmi-albers-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/conagra-ceo-wins-fmi-albers-award#comments Latest News People Awards Supplier News FMI Food Marketing Institute Gary Rodkin GMA Grocery Manufacturers Association 2015 Sun, 25 Jan 2015 02:00:00 +0000 504881 at http://supermarketnews.com GMA honors Steve Smith http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/gma-honors-steve-smith <div class="node-body article-body">The Grocery Manufacturers Association presented its 2015 Industry Collaboration Leadership Award on Saturday to Steve Smith, president and CEO of K-VA-T Food Stores, Abingdon, Va.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/gma-honors-steve-smith" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/gma-honors-steve-smith#comments Latest News People Awards Supplier News FMI Food City Food Marketing Institute GMA Grocery Manufacturers Association K-VA-T Food Stores Steve Smith Sun, 25 Jan 2015 02:00:00 +0000 504891 at http://supermarketnews.com Hirz named executive of year by USC http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/hirz-named-executive-year-usc <div class="node-body article-body">The Food Industry Management Program at the University of Southern California said Wednesday it has named Dave Hirz, president and CEO of Smart & Final, as its 2015 food industry executive of the year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/hirz-named-executive-year-usc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/hirz-named-executive-year-usc#comments Latest News Retail & Financial People Awards Smart & Final Wed, 14 Jan 2015 21:18:00 +0000 503661 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 Duke receives GMA's Hall of Achievement Award http://supermarketnews.com/gma/duke-receives-gmas-hall-achievement-award <div class="node-body article-body">The Grocery Manufacturers Association presented retired Walmart president and CEO Mike Duke with its 2014 Hall of Achievement Award at the GMA Leadership Forum in Colorado Springs on Sunday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/gma/duke-receives-gmas-hall-achievement-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/gma/duke-receives-gmas-hall-achievement-award#comments Latest News Walmart People Awards GMA Michael Duke Sun, 24 Aug 2014 17:30:00 +0000 488551 at http://supermarketnews.com Skogen’s Schultz named Retail Dietitian of Year http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/skogen-s-schultz-named-retail-dietitian-year <div class="node-body article-body">Stephanie Schultz, the director of health and wellness at Skogen’s Festival Foods in De Pere, Wis., was named the first-ever Retail Dietitian of the Year by the Retail Dietitians Business Alliance at FMI Connect in Chicago on Thursday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/skogen-s-schultz-named-retail-dietitian-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/skogen-s-schultz-named-retail-dietitian-year#comments Latest News People Awards Health & Wellness 2014 FMI Connect Festival Foods Registration Wisconsin Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:30:00 +0000 477771 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Jerry Rymont, SN publisher; Annette Maggi, RDBA; Retail Dietitian of the Year Stephanie Schultz; Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert; Cathy Polley, FMI; and Allison Beadle, RDBA.<br /> &nbsp;</p> Kowalski’s Perron wins Chef Showdown http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/kowalski-s-perron-wins-chef-showdown <div class="node-body article-body">Chef Rachael Perron, Kowalski's Markets, was named Grand Champion of the 2014 Supermarket Chef Showdown for her Greek Grain Salad with Dilled Feta Dressing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/kowalski-s-perron-wins-chef-showdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/kowalski-s-perron-wins-chef-showdown#comments Latest News Meals People Awards 2014 FMI Connect Brookshire Grocery Co. Foodland Super Market Hy-Vee Food Stores Kowalski's Markets Registration Tops Friendly Markets Thu, 12 Jun 2014 11:02:00 +0000 477691 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Grand Champion Rachael Perron of Kowalski&#39;s Markets was assisted by Jenesis Williams of Robert Morris University.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Baker's IGA owners honored http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/bakers-iga-owners-honored <div class="node-body article-body">The Ohio Grocers Association said it will induct Gary and Terrie Baker, owners of of Baker’s IGA, into the Ohio Grocers Hall of Fame at a luncheon scheduled for June 20. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/bakers-iga-owners-honored" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/bakers-iga-owners-honored#comments Latest News Retail & Financial People Awards IGA Independents Ohio Registration Thu, 22 May 2014 20:56:00 +0000 475781 at http://supermarketnews.com GMA to honor former Walmart CEO Duke http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/gma-honor-former-walmart-ceo-duke <div class="node-body article-body">The Grocery Manufacturers Association will honor retired Walmart president and CEO Mike Duke with the 2014 GMA Hall of Achievement Award, the organization’s highest honor, at its Leadership Forum on Aug. 23.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/gma-honor-former-walmart-ceo-duke" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/people-awards/gma-honor-former-walmart-ceo-duke#comments Latest News Walmart People Awards Registration Wal-Mart Stores Mon, 05 May 2014 11:15:00 +0000 473431 at http://supermarketnews.com