Sprouts Farmers Market has promoted Dave McGlinchey to chief merchandising officer.
The role is a new one for the company, designed to further its focus on fresh, natural and organic offerings, according to a news release.
McGlinchey will report to president and chief operating officer Jim Nielsen. McGlinchey had been senior vice president of merchandising services for Sprouts since last year. His previous experience includes terms at Supervalu and Stop & Shop.
“Dave’s experience and passion for delivering consistent, coordinated and sustainable merchandising strategies across all categories will continue to position Sprouts as a driving force for making innovative natural and organic brands affordable and accessible for everyone,” Nielsen said in the release.