Minneapolis -- Supervalu announced that Janel Haugarth, executive VP, president and COO of the company’s supply chain services organization has been named executive VP merchandising and logistics. Steve Jungmann, who had held the position of executive VP merchandising, will leave the company effective immediately.
In her new role, Haugarth will be responsible for all merchandising activities across the company’s traditional retail and independent retail businesses. This move consolidates the leadership of all of the company’s merchandising activities, with the exception of Save-A-Lot, under the leadership of a single executive VP. Haugarth will continue to oversee all of the company’s supply chain and logistics operations, and will report directly to Supervalu CEO Craig Herkert,