Greg Molloy has joined grocery wholesaler and retailer SpartanNash as vice chairman of environmental well being and security.
Within the new function, Molloy will develop and oversee strategic initiatives in well being, security and environmental sustainability, making certain companywide compliance with all security and environmental legal guidelines and rules, Grand Rapids, Mich.-based SpartanNash stated. He studies to Yvonne Trupiano, government vice chairman and chief human sources officer.
“One in every of SpartanNash’s key initiatives in 2021 is enhancing our affiliate expertise by way of initiatives associated to security and retention. Mr. Molloy’s management will probably be paramount to reaching these objectives,” President and CEO Tony Sarsam stated in a press release.
Molloy (left) involves SpartanNash after greater than 10 years at Nestlé USA, most lately as group supervisor for company security, well being and setting (SH&E). In that posted, he directed SH&E and sustainability for Nestle Diet, Well being Science and newly acquired companies, main environmental, well being and security applications for greater than 70 websites and 9,000 staff.
Earlier than becoming a member of Nestlé, Molloy served as company director of threat and EHS at Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream, the place he bolstered the security efficiency of the world’s largest packaged ice cream firm, based on SpartaNash. His over 12 years at Dreyer’s was preceded by eight years at Normal Mills, most lately as supervisor of EHS.
“As we proceed to construct a people-first security tradition, his observe file of making complete applications to ship compliance and security outcomes and expertise making certain security measures and consciousness are embedded all through enterprise processes will allow and empower our success at SpartanNash,” Sarsam added.
SpartanNash distributes grocery merchandise to unbiased and chain retailers, its 154 corporate-owned retail shops and U.S. army commissaries and exchanges. The wholesaler additionally operates a contemporary produce distribution community. The corporate’s owned-and-operated supermarkets embrace such banners as Household Fare, Martin’s Tremendous Markets, D&W Contemporary Market, VG’s Grocery and Dan’s Grocery store. Total, SpartanNash serves buyer places in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, Europe, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Honduras, Iraq, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Djibouti.