Bon-Ton re-ups CEO’s contract, promotes COO
York, Pa. — The Bon-Ton Stores said Monday that it has extended president and CEO Bud Bergren’s contract through Feb. 5, 2012, and has promoted Barbara Schrantz to COO.
Under the newly announced agreement, Bergren’s contract will automatically renew annually, unless the board chooses otherwise. Schrantz will assume the role of COO on Jan. 30. She is currently executive VP sales promotion and marketing.
Sunflower Farmers Market to open third Utah location
Salt Lake City — Sunflower Farmers Market said Tuesday that it will open a new store in Salt Lake City on March 16.
The newest location marks the organic grocery chain’s third in Utah and the 33rd store overall for Sunflower Farmers Market.
Sunflower Farmers Market will open its first California location in April.
Salient names senior exec
Horseheads, N.Y. — Salient Management Co. said Monday that Paul Osinski has joined the company as senior VP commercial sales, covering the retail, manufacturing, CPG, wholesaling and direct store delivery industries.
Osinski was previously an independent consultant; before that he spent 23 years with Stamford, Conn.-based private brand sales and marketing company Daymon Worldwide, most recently as senior VP.
Osinski reports directly to Guy Amisano, Salient chairman and CEO.