HomeWorld Business Magazine, homeworldbusiness.com | The Newspaper For Housewares Decision Makers

Valandingham Named To Boost Kroger, Dunnhumby Cooperation

Monday April 1st, 2013 - 11:31AM

DunnhumbyUSA, has promoted six executives including one who will work with The Kroger Co., which controls the iteration of the company in the United States, to build client relationships across the retailer’s categories and departments. Cross-department operations often prove difficult to administer at supermarket companies as category managers compete for space and promotional leverage.

The loyalty marketing specialist has promoted Dawn Valandingham vp/client leadership responsible for building key relationships across departments and categories for Kroger. Valandingham has held a variety of leadership roles at Dunnhumby, the firm said, all focused on delivering value for the Kroger business. Prior to  her tenure at Dunnhumby, Valandingham served as category manager at Perfetti Van Melle.

According to 
Dunnhumby, it also named:

DunnhumbyUSA is majority owned by The Kroger Co. Dunnhumby, the parent company based in the United Kingdom, is majority owned by British retailer Tesco.