CARLISLE, Pa. — Ahold USA on Friday announced that Rick Herring, president of the Giant Carlisle Division, has made the decision to retire, effective Feb. 14.
Herring has had a successful career at Ahold companies for nearly 25 years and has made many contributions to the Ahold organization.
“We would like to thank Rick for his numerous contributions to our companies, as well as for his leadership, dedication and years of service," stated James McCann, Ahold USA COO. "We wish him all the best in this next phase of his life and career.”
Bhavdeep Singh, EVP operations, Ahold USA, will oversee the Giant Carlisle Division on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is named.
The Giant Carlisle Division, headquartered in Carlisle, Pa., operates nearly 200 supermarkets in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia under the banner of Giant/Martin’s. The division employs more than 31,000 associates.