BJ’s Wholesale Club Holds Grand Opening Celebrations at its Two Michigan Clubs

November 19, 2019 BJ’s Wholesale Club

“BJ’s helps families save on everything they need, from their weekly groceries and gas to the latest TVs and apparel,” said Matt Gordon, regional director, BJ’s Wholesale Club. “We’re thrilled to open our doors and let Michigan shoppers experience the value and convenience of a BJ’s membership firsthand. ”

Cardenas Markets Expanding West to Orange, Los Angeles Counties

The Ontario-based Hispanic grocery chain will open a Whittier location next spring with more coastal stores to come.

Lipari Foods Names Tim Walls President and Chief Operating Officer

November 19, 2019 Lipari Foods

Lipari Foods announced Tim Walls has been named President and Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective immediately. As President and COO, Walls will oversee all company operations. He will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Thom Lipari.

NGA Announces Expanded Government Relations Services

The National Grocers Association (NGA) announced that Terence Huie has joined its government relations department as a Manager of PAC and Grassroots. In this role, Huie will manage NGA’s Political Action Committee, Grocers PAC and its grassroots advocacy efforts. He joined NGA on October 30, 2019.

Albertsons Companies Appoints Chris Rupp EVP & Chief Customer & Digital Officer

November 19, 2019 Albertsons Companies

Albertsons Companies announced today that Chris Rupp has been named EVP & Chief Customer & Digital Officer, effective December 3, 2019. Rupp joins Albertsons Cos. from Microsoft Corporation, where she most recently served as General Manager of the company’s Xbox Business Engineering team.