Wholesalers & Distributors

Strategies and insights on supply chainlogistics, workforce, and more.

Wholesalers & Distributors

UNFI’s E-Commerce Marketplace Comes to Life

The wholesaler’s Community Marketplace gives customers a wider variety of specialty and local items and a new proving ground for emerging brands and categories.

Wholesalers & Distributors

Dennis Eidson to Retire as SpartanNash Chairman

The former CEO led the Nash Finch merger, and returned as interim CEO in 2019.

In a move that will reunite the former executive and financial leaders at Borden Dairy, SpartanNash appoints a new CFO as Mark Shamber departs.

In an upbeat Q2 recap, the food wholesaler said it anticipates that CPGs will pass along rising costs and promotions as their assortments rebound; COVID sales benefits remain strong.

The longtime wholesale-retail partnership is extended to 2027, at which point Amazon could consider a consolidated buying solution.

Gus Lebiak preaches the benefits of a dynamic coalition of independent C-Town and Bravo operators with responsive support that's changing along with neighborhoods and shoppers.

The distributor said Wenninger brings global sourcing and merchandising experience to a significant growth opportunity in produce.

The wholesaler defends an $8.5 million package for outgoing CEO Steve Spinner, saying it prioritized continuity in a challenging year.

Disruption in the supply chain exacerbated by the pandemic will lead retailers to "take back control" of fresh inventories, Provender’s Neil Johnson says.

The wholesaler while reviewing Q1 financials, said a supply deal with its largest customer—and a new CEO—could be announced early next year.

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