The Kroger Co. announced that Marlene Stewart has been promoted to president of the company's Dillons division. She replaces Joe Grieshaber, who was recently named president of Kroger's Columbus division.
Cub Foods announced it is bringing customized shopping carts designed for older children and adults with disabilities to all 76 Cub stores in Minnesota, as well as one store in Freeport, Illinois. The carts, from Caroline’s Cart, are expected to be available at all Cub Foods locations by the end of April.
Bluestone Energy Services and Ahold USA are increasing their energy conservation initiative in 2015 by expanding the reach of projects to touch stores in all regions and to increase the energy savings in new projects while also continuing to improve the efficiency of existing projects.