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...Tim LaBeau Joins Fleming as Senior Vice President, OperationsDALLAS, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleming (NYSE: FLM - news) today announced Tim LaBeau has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Operations, responsible for Fleming Divisions in Garland, Texas and Superior and LaCrosse, Wisconsin.
...LaBeau joins Fleming from Royal Ahold, where most recently he successfully served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Royal Ahold subsidiary American Sales Company.LaBeau previously served as Executive Vice President of Merchandising and Procurement for Ahold USA.Before joining Ahold, LaBeau served in several leadership positions with ALDI, Inc., ultimately serving as President and leading that company during a significant growth period.
``In addition to his
operational expertise, Tim
is noted for his
customer focus and tremendous leadership skills,'' said Davis. ``This is a key position supporting the success of the associates and customers of our distribution centers.We are pleased to be adding Tim
to the already-strong team of operating officers for our Divisions.''
``As a distributor focused on quality and value in an efficient supply chain, Fleming
has a tremendous opportunity for the future,'' said LaBeau. ``Fleming has the strategy and associates to continue on a winning path and I am excited to be joining the company at such a promising time.'' Fleming
is the industry leader in distribution and has a growing presence in value retailing.Fleming
's primary business is buying and selling merchandise.The company serves approximately 3,000 supermarkets, 6,800 convenience stores, and more than 2,000 supercenters, discount, limited assortment, drug, specialty, and other stores across the United States.To learn more about Fleming
, visit our Web site at http://www.fleming.com/ .