RICHMOND, Va. -- Ukrop's Super Markets here named Robert S. Ukrop to succeed James Ukrop, his older brother, as president.
is a new position at Ukrop's. Joseph Ukrop, their father, continues as chairman of the family-owned company.
Robert Ukrop's previous title was executive vice president and chief operating officer. He retains the chief operating officer position.
The title changes were expected, according to Scott Ukrop, director of marketing. Scott Ukrop is the son