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Wholesalers & Distributors

BJ's eases pain at the pump in April—but there's a catch

The Marlborough, Massachusetts-based club retailer is offering 50 cents off per gallon of gas to members who spend at least $150 on the same day.

Wholesalers & Distributors

UNFI goes bigger with solar on distribution center rooftop

In addition to their solar sustainability efforts, UNFI plans to upgrade 33 distribution centers with LED energy-efficient lighting.

Temperature-controlled facility to bring more capacity for Mid-Atlantic growth and help support nearby DC in York.

Shareholders cite recent sharp declines in the grocery distributor’s net earnings and stock price.

The grocery industry veteran, who most recently served as CEO of retail at UNFI, will take the helm on June 1, upon the retirement of current President Joe Sheridan.

The grocery industry veteran and Cub Foods CEO informed the distributor of plans to resign from his post earlier this week.

Erin Horvath is now the wholesaler’s chief operating officer and Louis Martin is the new president of wholesale, the company announced Wednesday.

The C-suite executive was elevated to the EVP title since joining the distributor over a year ago.

The broadline foodservice distributor will open six new grocery stores in the Houston area, all open to the public.

“2022 was a record year, having surpassed $1 billion in adjusted EBITDA for the first time in the company’s history,” CEO Bob Eddy said Thursday.

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