200 new Ahold Delhaize stores in Belgium

200 new Ahold Delhaize stores in Belgium

The Belgian-Dutch distribution group intends to open two hundreds new stores in the coming years, in particular, its Proxy or AD Delhaize brands. 200 openings are planned in the next three or four years. During his presentation at the end of October 2018, Delhaize Belgium’s boss, Xavier Piesvaux, spoke of a disruptive format: “These are […]

Ahold Delhaize announces departure of Hanneke Faber as Chief eCommerce and Innovation officer

Ahold Delhaize announces departure of Hanneke Faber as Chief eCommerce and Innovation officer

  Ahold Delhaize announces today that Hanneke Faber, Chief eCommerce and Innovation Officer, has decided to leave the company at the end of December to pursue another career opportunity. A search for her successor is underway. Dick Boer, CEO Ahold Delhaize: “I want to thank Hanneke for her valuable contribution to Ahold Delhaize and her […]

Ahold Delhaize announces leadership changes in Europe and Belgium

Ahold Delhaize announces leadership changes in Europe and Belgium

Ahold Delhaize today announced that Pierre Bouchut, member of the Management Board and Chief Operating Officer Europe and Indonesia, will retire next year. Pierre will step down from the Management Board and Executive Committee as of January 1, 2018 and will remain available as an adviser and for specific initiatives until July 1, 2018. Pierre […]

Ahold Delhaize commences €1 billion share buyback program

Ahold Delhaize commences €1 billion share buyback program

Ahold Delhaize commences the €1 billion share buyback program announced on December 7, 2016 and expects to complete the program before the end of 2017. Maintaining a balanced approach between funding growth in key channels and returning excess liquidity to shareholders is part of Ahold Delhaize’s financial framework to support its Better Together strategy. The […]