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Sprouts COO Named Retailer of the Year


Since joining Sprouts Farmers Market as Chief Operating Officer, Jim Nielsen has been a driving force at the company, leading all merchandising initiatives for the healthy grocery store chain along with operations now spanning ten states and close to 200 stores. As the company more than doubled in size between 2011 and 2013, Nielsen was… Read More →

Eddie Basha memorial set for April 6

by in Business News | Events

A memorial service for grocery store magnate Eddie Basha is scheduled for April 6 in Tempe. The former chairman and CEO of the Bashas’ family-owned supermarket chain died Tuesday at age 75. Officials of the Chandler-based company say the memorial will be held at 10 a.m. at Gammage Auditorium on the Arizona State University campus.… Read More →