Ahold Appoints Kress Giant President

Ahold Delhaize USA has appointed Ira Kress as president, Giant Food.

Kress has served as interim president of Giant Food. He has more than 36 years of retail experience, Ahold noted, having started in store operations management and served in a variety of leadership roles in retail operations, human resources, training and labor relations.

With its headquarters in Landover, MD, Giant Food operates 164 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia.