O Organics, Open Nature fuel fast-growing private-label portfolio
Grocery industry veteran spearheaded retailer’s own brands growth
Global food retailer begins search for successor
Fast-growing e-commerce unit continues to build talent base
Also in the Top 10, Giant expects big things from latest stores, Lucky’s adds Kroger’s Simple Truth private label, and 6 retailer tips for stocking high-quality hemp CBD brands.
Horacio Barbeito named to replace departing Lee Tappenden
Company veteran previously held roles in construction and store planning
In other Top 10 news, Kroger, Walgreens expand retail pilot; UFCW turns up the heat on Ralphs in Southern California; and Target unveils new private label brand.
The new CEO is looking to grow the fast-casual chain
New retail marketing team formed to better support stores, e-commerce