April 10, 2015

AB Acquisition LLC — parent company of Albertson's LLC, New Albertson's Inc. and Safeway (collectively Albertsons) — announced on Friday that Bob Miller, the company's current executive chairman, will assume the additional role of CEO, effective immediately.

April 9, 2015

Weis Markets is losing one of its longest serving executives after the company announced that the chairman of the board is stepping down.

April 7, 2015

Kroger promoted QFC VP merchandising Marlene Stewart to president of Dillons.

April 6, 2015

Omnichannel solutions provider RichRelevance has hired a former WalmartLabs executive to serve as its chief product officer.

April 1, 2015

The recently merged Albertsons and Safeway organization has named a new president of the Intermountain division.

March 31, 2015

The director of the FDA’s Office of Generic Drugs temporarily steps down to deal with a medical issue, according to a report by the Regulatory Focus Professionals Society.

March 30, 2015

OptumRx, UnitedHealth Group’s freestanding pharmacy care services business, ramps up PBM business with a $12.8 billion deal.

March 27, 2015

A strong track record operating Dollar General to date makes COO Todd Vasos a likely candidate for CEO, Sterne Agee suggested in a research note published Friday. 

March 26, 2015

The Emerson Group added two OTC veterans from Novartis and Bayer to its executive leadership team. 

March 26, 2015

Fred's Super Dollar is amassing an all-star team of executives from diverse retail backgrounds.

March 25, 2015

Personalized digital media company Catalina has announced the appointment of a new chief data officer of the global business.

March 25, 2015

The two companies will merge to create The Kraft Heinz Company, resulting in a portfolio that will make the newly formed entity a food-and-beverage powerhouse. 

March 24, 2015

Apotex' Jeff Watson elected to chair the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association on Monday.

March 19, 2015

Dollar General Corp. announced that Rhonda Taylor, currently senior VP and general counsel, has been promoted to executive VP and general counsel.

 

March 18, 2015

Joe Grieshaber has been named president of Kroger's Columbus Division.

March 17, 2015

H. D. Smith has announced a series of executive moves, including the appointment of a new chairman and CEO of H. D. Smith Holding Co.

March 13, 2015

Colgate announces changes to its board of directors, including the resignation of Joseph Jimenez, CEO of Novartis.

March 12, 2015

Dollar General announced Thursday that David Tehle, EVP and CFO, will retire from the company this summer. 

March 11, 2015

CVS Health has confirmed a series of organizational changes to further drive enterprise alignment and fuel its growth strategy.

March 11, 2015

McKesson Canada has named an SVP, retail banner management services in charge of overseeing McKesson Canada's growing pharmacy banner business.

March 10, 2015

The recently merged Albertsons and Safeway organization has named a new president of the Denver division.

March 10, 2015

Cox Target Media on Tuesday named a new sales director to further develop its growing portfolio of over-the-counter brand partnerships. 

March 10, 2015

Oral care company DenTek is expanding its portfolio via an acquisition and has partnered with a video marketing and technology to further build the brand.

March 9, 2015

Robert Simpson, Jr. will retire as president and COO of Jelly Belly Candy Co. on March 31 after 15 years at the helm, the company said. Waiting in the wings to fill the position will be Lisa Rowland Brasher.