Wholesalers & Distributors

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Wholesalers & Distributors

UNFI Names Jack Clare New Chief Information Officer

The longtime food technology executive and U.S. Air Force veteran fills role of Eric Dorne, who was promoted chief operating officer.

Wholesalers & Distributors

Foodservice Industry Partnering With Grocers

Foodservice distributors such as Sysco and US Foods are turning to supplying grocery stores, and app-based delivery service Waitr has shifted to grocery delivery.

The former Butterball CEO is remembered as a hardworking, open-minded and compassionate food executive.

The distributor is working hard to meet demand, but suppliers are still catching up, CEO says in second-quarter financial update.

The Midwest distributor lauds executive's energy and passion in Martin's integration and strengthening retail comps.

Despite a difficult year, the wholesaler marked its 15th consecutive quarter of growth, and its interim CEO believes the momentum, including stronger retail sales, is here to stay.

The four-year deal encompasses the more than 90 independent grocers who are members of the organization.

The veteran cooperative executive will lead development and market research strategies in addition to his supply chain operations role.

CEO Steven Spinner's contract is extended, while Eric Dorne is named COO; John Howard is appointed CFO. The company is also seeking a new chief supply chain officer as it navigates a tumultuous transformation.

After careers in football and law, Wright was CEO for Supervalu from 1981-2000, overseeing a period of expansive growth for the wholesaler.

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