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• SpartanNash announced that it has hired Lori Raya, formerly of Albertsons/Safeway, to be its new Chief Merchandising and Marketing Officer, effective February 18.

Raya comes to SpartanNash after more than three decades with Albertsons/Safeway, most recently serving as Division President of Albertsons from 2015-2018, and before that serving as Division President of Vons.

Raya will be assuming the CMMO position from Larry Pierce who will be retiring.
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