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Ahold USA announced that Robin Michel, president of the company’s Giant Landover division, will be leaving the organization by the end of the year “to pursue other opportunities.”

The company said that Don Sussman, currently Ahold USA’s EVP supply chain, will oversee the operations of the division on an interim basis until a successor is announced.

“Robin has played an integral part in revitalizing the Giant Landover business through several ambitious initiatives including the implementation of the Value Improvement Program (VIP) and Project Refresh to renovate 100 aging stores across the chain,“ said Carl Schlicker, CEO of Ahold USA Retail. “We wish her the very best in the future and thank her for her dedication to our customers and our business.”
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