OKLAHOMA CITY -- Fleming Cos. here said Robert E. Stauth has been elected by the board to succeed Dean Werries as chairman.
Stauth, 49, was elected president in March 1993, a director in June, and chief executive officer in October. He has had more than 20 years of experience with Fleming in various managerial capacities and seven years of supermarket chain experience.
Stauth continues as president and chief executive officer.
Werries, who has served a