ORLANDO, Fla. — The food distribution industry and its principal trade association, the Food Marketing Institute, need to make immediate and significant progress toward becoming more diverse.
That challenge was issued by Jeff Noddle at last week's FMI Midwinter Executive Conference here. Noddle is chairman and chief executive officer of Supervalu and is also FMI chairman.
“As an industry, we need to make tremendous progress on diversity and we need to start now. We are