Wholesalers & Distributors

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Wholesalers & Distributors

Tony Sarsam Named CEO at SpartanNash

The former CEO of Borden Dairy and longtime Pepsi and Nestle executive will succeed interim CEO Dennis Eidson, completing a yearlong search for the Michigan-based retailer and distributor.

Wholesalers & Distributors

UNFI Names Guillaume Bagal as VP, Diversity and Inclusion

In a newly created role, the insurance industry veteran will work to promote equality and fight systemic racism in the workplace, the wholesaler and distributor said.

Dennis Eidson eyes rebuilding sales in deli and a long-term food-at-home shift while assessing quarterly sales gains weighed down by military unit.

Agreement with the leadership of Teamsters Local 414 in Fort Wayne, Ind., ends the recent strike and nearly a year of new contract negotiations.

The walkout, which the distributor calls "counterproductive" and "illegal," was sparked by the dismissal of a longtime employee, the union says, and comes amid an impasse in talks on a new contract.

The award recognizes her commitment to the independent grocery industry.

The deal continues natural food distribution, and adds private brands and new services for 200 U.S. food co-ops.

The CEO of Silver Rock Consulting has “extensive knowledge in business development and transformational leadership,” KeHE President and CEO Brandon Barnholt says.

Growing sales and a slower dealmaking prompts the distrubutor to hold onto retail—for now.

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted supply chains across markets, few more visibly than the food industry.

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