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Industry Partners

Winsight Grocery Business Earns 4 Jesse H. Neal Award Nominations

WGB's finalists in the B2B media industry's most prestigious recognition program include best news coverage and multiple design entries.

Retailers

Lidl Appoints Roman Heini as U.S. Chairman

The appointment of the influential Aldi veteran affirms Lidl's commitment to the U.S. market.

WGB’s February 2019 Endcap guest reflects on the indispensable ingredient behind his stores’ success, his abiding fearlessness for competing with the “big boys,” his unabashed “craziness” as a businessman who happens to sell groceries, and his enduring belief in fate and persistence.

Former Albertsons' Southern California division president will assume new duties on Feb. 18; Larry Pierce set to retire in September.

Dan Stark will lead strategic content and digital transformation for the Newark, Del.-based trade association.

The Starbucks COO and former Walmart executive brings physical retail perspective to the e-commerce giant.

Company veteran of 38 years “has been a great example of what it means to be Publix," CEO Todd Jones said.

Executives from Brookshire Bros., Allegiance Retail Services, Boxed Wholesale, Gelson’s, UNFI and Ocado join the trade association’s board.

EVP and Chief Information Officer Chris Hjelm set to retire.

The late Greg Calhoun, IGA’s Mark Batenic and Coca-Cola Co.’s Muhtar Kent and Ern Sherman were also honored at the trade association’s Midwinter Confab.