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Industry Partners

ECRM Adds CPG Vet To Lead GM Team

New exec will helm the division’s efforts to grow engagement with buyers and sellers across category-specific programs.

Retailers

Mark McGowan to Depart as Stop & Shop President

The Ahold veteran departs months after a labor dispute interrupted the beginnings of the "Reimagine" initiative. Gordon Reid of Giant Food will replace him.

Whitaker's "ability to translate complex safety issues into layman’s terms" are among his most respected qualities, Produce Marketing Association CEO Cathy Burns said.

Mary Pat Heftman ascends to vice chairman, and Tom Cindric is named president of Winsight Exhibitions.

Next-gen leaders have one more week to enter the new industry recognition platform that will honor top talent in the general merchandise; health, beauty and wellness; nonfoods; and retail technology sectors.

Executive who led the repositioning of Jet as Walmart's specialty urban brand will depart in August amid a restructuring.

Walt Lentz will oversee the segment and work on growth strategies.

More than 300 industry cohorts turned out to applaud emerging and established retail leaders at the trade association’s annual industry confab in Orlando.

The supermarket industry veteran spent less than a year at ShopRite parent following 20-year Giant stint

The veteran of Google, Microsoft and Amazon will set global digital strategy and lead teams developing new tools and systems.

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