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• Ahold USA announced that Gordon Reid, most recently group director for commercial services for Dairy Farm International, the pan-Asian retailer that operates more than 5,600 retail outlets throughout Asia, has been named president of the company's Giant Landover division. He succeeds Bhavdeep Singh, who has served as interim president since September 2013 and now will continue in the role of executive vice president, operations, for Ahold USA.


• Wakefern Food Corp. announced that Natan Tabak, the company's CIO and senior vice president, is retiring from the company after 32 years.

In a statement, Wakefern President/COO Joe Sheridan said, "Throughout my 37-year career here at Wakefern, I have seen many people make their mark on our company.  While Natan’s contributions are his lasting legacy, it is his boldness, fierce honesty and vivacity that will be missed.  There is no doubt that Natan has kept our organization on its toes and in a constant pursuit of excellence. He is the embodiment of the entrepreneurial spirit that drives all of us to win each and every day."
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