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October 16, 2013

B-leve, a mass market beauty and grooming brand from Topco Associates, has announced the launch of its e-commerce site at b-leve.com.

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. — B-leve, a mass market beauty and grooming brand from Topco Associates, has announced the launch of its e-commerce site at b-leve.com.

B-leve offers an assortment of multi-benefit skin care, hair care and body care products as well as beauty tools. 

In addition to the new e-commerce site, the b-leve product assortment is available at select grocery chains throughout the country, including Big Y, Coborn's, Giant Eagle, Hy-Vee, Tops and Price Chopper.  

 

July 8, 2013

Royal Ahold's U.S. division has appointed a new executive to head the division's brand management and private label development, the company said.

CARLISLE, Pa. — Royal Ahold's U.S. division has appointed Juan De Paoli to head the division's brand management and private-label development, the company said.

Ahold USA announced that it had hired De Paoli as SVP brand management and own brands, effective Monday. Ahold USA runs the Stop & Shop, Giant Food of Landover, Md., and Giant Food Stores of Carlisle, Pa., chains, as well as the Peapod online grocery service.

July 9, 2012

Topco Associates has appointed Andrew Broccolo to serve as its general counsel, the company said.

SKOKIE, Ill. — Topco Associates has appointed Andrew Broccolo to serve as its general counsel, the company said.

In his role, Broccolo "will be instrumental in helping Topco effectively manage risk while also providing sound legal advice that assists us in driving our day-to-day business of delivering value to the association’s 52 members," Topco president and CEO Randy Skoda said. Broccolo will report to Skoda.

September 13, 2011

GMDC members elected two new board members to serve in two-year terms on their board of directors, the association announced Tuesday.

PHOENIX — GMDC members elected two new board members to serve in two-year terms on their board of directors, the association announced Tuesday — Mike Petocchi, business group manager HBC/cosmetics with Wegmans Food Markets and former GMDC chairman Jim Wonderly, VP grocery non-foods/GM Ahold USA.

Additionally, Curtis Maki, VP HBC/GM program management and pharmacy with Topco Associates, was re-elected to serve another two-year term. Maki also will serve as the co-chairman of the Membership Advisory Board.

October 14, 2010

Specialty pharmacy provider Amber Pharmacy has joined retailing cooperative Topco Associates, Amber said Friday....