Shake-up at Ahold USAThis article was originally published in Foodnews
AHOLD USA has announced a number of management changes. The retailer has promoted Mark McGowan to the role of executive vice president, supply chain, effective 21 May. With more than 21 years of experience with Stop & Shop, McGowan will focus driving brand, format and merchandising strategies. Meanwhile, Joe Kelley has been appointed as president of the Stop & Shop New England Division, effective on the same date. In this role, Kelley will run all aspects of the division, including sales, operating profits, organisation and people. Kelley has 25 years of retail experience.