In addition to Ahold USA, Nick Bertram has served in operations roles for Jewel-Osco, Supervalu and Walmart.
Ahold CEO Dick Boer said that the company was pleased with its growth in sales and operating income, and that’s its focus in the U.S. would be improving customer experiences and growing its consistently increasing market share.
FSI advertising expenditures are up 2% across pharmacy retailers and up 7% among grocers.
Ahold USA acquires 25 A&P supermarkets for $5.8 million each pending bankruptcy proceedings and other regulatory clearances.
Scott Miller, SVP operations, will oversee the Fresh Formats team on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is announced.
It's official — International food retailers Delhaize and Ahold have entered into an agreement to merge, creating a base of more than 6,500 stores.
Ahold soon will provide an update on its talks with the Delhaize Group.
J. Crew vet assumes control of Peapod.
Ahold's U.S. private-label penetration reached 37.7% for first quarter 2015.
Ahold and Delhaize Group confirmed that they are in merger talks.