Food Trade News

ShopRite's Jeff Brown Named 'Manos' Award Recipient

Jeff Brown, founder and CEO of Brown's Super Stores Inc. has been named this year's Pete Manos Retail Executive of the Year.

The Fresh Grocer New Brunswick, NJ Grand Opening Postponed

The grand opening of The Fresh Grocer's store in New Brunswick, NJ has been postponed to Friday, November 9.

AMR/MAFTO Dinner Dance Weekend Honoring AWI Cancelled

In light of the conditions in Atlantic City after Hurricane Sandy, the AMR/MAFTO Dinner Dance has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled.

Kevin Gallagher Joins Best-Met Publishing As VP

Kevin Gallagher has been named a vice president at Best-Met Publishing, covering the Metro NY market.

Weis' Outlook Remains Bullish Despite Still Challenging Economy, Overstored Conditions

Weis Markets' executives addressed vendors at its 2012 Strategic Alignment Summit at the BWI Marriott.

Merchandising Executives Part Of Newest Round Of A&P Layoffs

A&P laid off another 40 associates at its Montvale, NJ headquarters.

Matt Saunders Named Executive VP/COO Of AWI

Veteran wholesale executive Matt Saunders has been named executive VP and chief operating officer of Associated Wholesalers Inc. (AWI).

Cerberus Capital Seen As Front Runner In Effort To Acquire Supervalu...

As the process to sell Supervalu continues to unfold, multiple sources have pointed to Cerberus Capital Management, LP as being the front runner to acquire all of Supervalu’s assets.

Ahold USA Names Mark McGowan Interim EVP-Merchandising

Mark McGowan has been named interim EVP-merchandising for Ahold USA.

Five Industry Notables To Be First Inductees Into SJU Hall Of...

In celebration of its 50th anniversary, Food Marketing at Saint Joseph’s University will conduct the Food Marketing Hall of Honor Day on , November 1, when five alumni of the university’s food marketing education program will be inducted in the Hall of Honor.