Named Interim Prez at Supervalu's Farm Fresh
Bill Parker has been named the interim president of Farm Fresh Food & Pharmacy, a 43-store division of Supervalu Inc. in the Virginia Beach/Norfolk, Va., market, effective Sept. 15.
Currently Farm Fresh's senior VP of merchandising, Parker will replace Gaelo de la Fuente, who became the company's president in April 2010.
Parker brings more than 35 years of experience in the grocery industry to this expanded role.
He has been with Farm Fresh for 14 years, holding director, VP and senior VP roles in both operations and merchandising over that time.
Before then, Parker worked at the Albertsons Florida division as a district sales manager and store director for 21 years.