SALT LAKE CITY (FNS) -- American Stores Co. here said L.S. "Sam" Skaggs has stepped down as chairman after 16 years at the helm, citing recent health problems.
Succeeding him is Victor L. Lund, formerly president and chief executive officer. Lund was elected by the board to fill the chairman's post and retain the CEO slot during the company's annual meeting here last week.
In addition, David L. Maher, formerly senior executive vice president and chief operating officer for dru