Wholesalers & Distributors

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Wholesalers & Distributors

UNFI Recasts Senior Leadership

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.

Wholesalers & Distributors

Obituary: Michael Wright, Former Supervalu CEO

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

He replaces Kathleen Mahoney, who will continue in her roles as EVP and chief legal officer.

Deal enables companies to eye new growth avenues and improved services.

Solving the food waste issues of today will be the difference between operators surviving or shutting their doors in the future.

The walk-off could affect distribution to grocery stores in 6 Midwest states, but UNFI pledges "robust contingency plans."

C.H. Robinson executive succeeds Jim Lemke at the global produce marketer and distributor.

CFO Mark Shamber discusses how the retailer's recent moves in both distribution and retail have paid off.

The state-of-the-art facility is expected to open in summer 2020, expanding the wholesaler’s operations into the region.

The new DiverseTrade program will help woman-, minority-, LGBT- and veteran-owned companies navigate the distribution system.

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