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.
DSW names senior VP
Columbus, Ohio — DSW said Monday it has appointed Christopher Lanning as senior VP and general manager of the retailer’s Leased Business Division.
Lanning will be responsible for managing DSW’s existing leased business client base and developing new account relationships. DSW currently operates 353 shoe departments in conjunction with leased business partners, which include Steinmart, Gordmans, Filene’s Basement and Frugal Fannie’s.
Lanning succeeds Raymond Blanton, who announced in March that he would be retiring in early 2011.
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.