Doug Sanders, Sprouts Farmers Market

2014 Power 50 Other Retailers Selling Food: No. 9 Doug Sanders President and CEO Sprouts Farmers Market Key Developments: Raised $333 million in last year’s IPO; expanded into the Southeastern market.  What’s Next: Continued high rate of growth, along with further expansion in the Southeast.

With its rapid store growth over the past few years and ambitions to expand to 1,200 or more locations in the next decade, Sprouts Farmers Market is the retail equivalent of a rocket ship.

And standing at the helm is president and CEO Doug Sanders.

Named company CEO in 2012, Sanders steered Sprouts through a blockbuster IPO last year that saw shares more than double on the way to raising $333 million. With that shot of confidence, Sanders and Sprouts have charted an ambiti

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