LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — Leslie G. Sarasin, president and chief executive officer of the Food Marketing Institute, and Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association, have been elected to the board of governors of GS1 US, the supply chain standards organization based here. “Pam and Leslie represent two important business constituencies, and will be extremely valuable voices on the GS1 US board of governors,” said Bob Carpenter, CEO of GS1 US, in a statement. The board includes executives from Coca-Cola, CVS/pharmacy, Johnson & Johnson, Kroger, McKesson, the Premier health care alliance, Procter & Gamble, Publix Super Markets, Sam's Club, J.M. Smucker, Unilever and Wegmans Food Markets, in addition to executives from GS1, GS1 Australia and GS1 Canada.
PRICE CHOPPER ELEVATES BROUSSEAU
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Price Chopper Supermarkets here said last week it has promoted Joe Brousseau to director of construction, reporting directly to Bill Sweet, vice president of engineering and construction. In his new position, Brousseau will administer new construction projects, expansion remodels and corporate capital expenditures for the 119-store chain. He has been with Price Chopper since 1980, and most recently was manager of construction.