INFLUENCING STORE FORMATS AND COMPETITION
Amin Maredia, CEO, Sprouts Farmers Market
HOW HE’S DISRUPTING: Sprouts Farmers Market is investing in technology and human resources to strengthen its operations.
Apoorva Mehta, CEO and founder, Instacart
HOW HE’S SHAKING THINGS UP: By developing and expanding Instacart to make it possible for supermarket operators of all sizes to offer home delivery.
Backed by equity sponsors well-versed in the mergers and acquisitions game, and possessing what it called a “blueprint for integration,” Albertsons Cos. expects to continue to build through acquisitions.
Albertsons has come a long way fairly rapidly.
When the original Albertsons chain was broken up and sold in 2006, the organization headed by Bob Miller — with financial backing from Cerberus Capital Management, a ...