Food distributor elects David Staples to succeed Dennis Eidson
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- SpartanNash’s Dennis Eidson will retire as CEO following the food distributor's annual meeting May 23. David Staples, president and chief operating officer, will succeed Eidson as CEO. “Under Dennis’ guidance, the company has achieved remarkable success in executing its...
C-store veteran brings channel acumen to HBC supplier
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Peter Tedeschi, former president and CEO of the Tedeschi Food Shops convenience-store chain, has joined the board of directors of Lil’ Drug Store Products Inc. (LDSP). “Peter Tedeschi’s industry experience is unmatched and he fits perfectly with our company culture,” said...
Retailers, suppliers, consultants and other speakers offered data, insights and strategy in multiple convenience-store product categories during CRU17
How a discount chain does convenience
CPG spending trends among African-American, Asian-American and Hispanic millennials, according to new research from Nielsen