- Ahold owned US Foodservice has names Cindy Hallberlin, a former ethics officer, employment counsel and senior director of fair employment at Giant Food, to be the company’s chief ethics officer. The move comes as US Foodservice and Ahold attempt to recover from a multi-million dollar accounting scandal.
- Burger King CEO Brad Blum resigned from the company, citing “strategic differences” with the company’s board. A new CEO is expected to be named by August 1.
In the meantime, the company is being run by John W. Chisdey, president of Burger King North America, who also is considered a prime candidate for the CEO job.