Southern California specialty grocer Bristol Farms has promoted Adam Caldecott, EVP of retail, to president and COO.
“In order to further prepare Bristol Farms for the growth and opportunity we anticipate in the coming year and for many more years to come, I am pleased to announce this significant and well deserved promotion of Adam Caldecott,” said Kevin Davis, CEO of Bristol Farms. “In his newly expanded capacity, Adam will retain responsibility for all facets of Bristol Farms marketing and merchandising, as well as store operations. In addition, Adam will oversee sales and advertising, communication, signing and visual merchandising, and product demonstration functions within the company. Adam will continue to report to me as CEO of Bristol Farms.”
Added Caldecott, “It’s an exciting time for Bristol Farms. With the economy continuing to improve, and people spending again, we’re well positioned to take Bristol Farms to new heights.”
Caldecott has worked through virtually every level in store operations and marketing in his 18 years with Bristol Farms. He is a graduate of Azusa Pacific University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business and the USC Food Industry Management Program Class of 1999.
Bristol Farms operates 13 stores throughout California and is an equity partner with Endeavour Capital.