• Hy-Vee said yesterday that Jeremy Gosch has been named CEO and president of Hy-Vee’s retail operations as well as vice chairman of Hy-Vee’s Board of Directors. Gosch will lead alongside Aaron Wiese, who will serve as CEO and president of Hy-Vee’s subsidiaries and supply chain as well as vice chairman of Hy-Vee’s Board of Directors.
Current CEO Randy Edeker, who will serve as chairman of the company when the new leadership structure kicks in on October 1, said that the company has "reached a point where one person can no longer hold the title of chairman, CEO and president for the entire company. We have become more than just a grocer. With our focus on health and wellness, pharmacy, restaurants, grocery, distribution and digital assets, it’s time we evolved our leadership structure to best position the business for the future, which is why Jeremy will also serve as a CEO for the company.”