Port Washington, New York-based Associated Supermarket Group welcomes Bill McKillop as direct service delivery manager and will be reporting to Jonathan D’Onofrio, VP of merchandising. ASG is committed to building a stronger DSD program for its retail network.
McKillop will be responsible for advocating on behalf of ASG stores with the DSD vendor community to secure funding to maintain a competitive edge and the service levels stores deserve.
McKillop is a food retail operations veteran who is familiar with the region and metro market dynamics. He most recently worked for Best Markets and A&P prior to joining ASG. His experience in category management gives him an advantage at understanding the independent retail environment.
He can be contacted at 917-524-4315 or at [email protected].
ASG provides retail solutions to independently owned grocery stores in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions, providing distribution, marketing, merchandising, promotional services and store financing. A relationship with ASG allows independently owned and operated grocery stores to take advantage of economies of scale normally available only to larger supermarket chains.
ASG’s supermarket banners include Associated, Associated Fresh, Compare Foods, Met Foods, Met Fresh, Metropolitan City Market, Pioneer and other independently named stores.