Anthony Hucker

Winn-Dixie marks anniversary with two store openings

Winn-Dixie marks anniversary with two store openings

NEW ORLEANS — Southeastern Grocers Inc. (SEG) on Wednesday marked the celebration of Winn-Dixie’s 65th Anniversary in Louisiana with two store openings and kicked off a series of community events throughout the greater New Orleans area that aim to honor the culture, people and community that have supported Winn-Dixie since 1956. Louisiana governor John Bel

CEO Hucker details renaissance at Southeastern Grocers

NEW YORK — Since assuming control of a wobbly Southeastern Grocers in 2017, Anthony Hucker says he’s “put people first” in every aspect of the grocery retailer’s turnaround — essentially betting that by trusting and empowering employees, the workers would save the company. And that’s what’s happening, Hucker said during a keynote session at the

Southeastern Grocers adds new Winn-Dixie store

Southeastern Grocers adds new Winn-Dixie store

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers Inc. on Wednesday opened a new Winn-Dixie store in Viera, Fla. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and community celebration. The new store is part of SEG’s ongoing expansion in the state. The retailer opened eight new Winn-Dixie stores in Florida in 2020, in the communities of Boynton Beach, Fort Myers, Gainesville,

Southeastern Grocers readies for vaccines in Florida

Southeastern Grocers readies for vaccines in Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers Inc. is getting ready to administer about 8,100 Moderna COVID-19 vaccines throughout the state of Florida. SEG will begin to administer the free Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, February 11, to eligible recipients in select Winn-Dixie, Fresco y Más and Harveys Supermarket locations The grocer will initially offer the free

Hucker tapped to lead Southeastern Grocers

Hucker tapped to lead Southeastern Grocers

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers said on Thursday that it has appointed Anthony Hucker to the posts of president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. Hucker has been serving in those roles on an interim basis since July 1. “We are pleased to welcome Anthony as CEO of Southeastern Grocers as he was always part

Southeastern Grocers CEO Ian McLeod resigns

Southeastern Grocers CEO Ian McLeod resigns

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers said president and chief executive officer Ian McLeod is resigning from the company to pursue another career opportunity. The supermarket retailer late Monday announced that chief operating officer Anthony Hucker will serve interim president and CEO effective July 1 as the company searches for a successor to McLeod. Plans call for