Interim president named at Farm Fresh
- September 11, 2012
Bill Parker has been named the interim president of Farm Fresh Food & Pharmacy, a 43-store supermarket chain based in Hampton Roads.
Parker, the company’s senior vice president of merchandising, will replace Gaelo de la Fuente who became the company’s president in 2010 and is leaving the company to pursue other interests. Parker will assume the new role on Sept. 15.
Parker has been in the grocery industry for 35 years, including 14 years at Farm Fresh.
Farm Fresh is a division of Minneapolis-based Super Valu Inc., which has annual sales of $35 billion and 130,000 employees.