Save Mart Supermarkets names former Supervalu EVP FoodMaxx

MODESTO, Calif. — Save Mart Supermarkets on Wednesday announced the hiring of Brett Wing as VP FoodMaxx operations. Wing comes from Cub Foods/Supervalu in Hudson, Wis., and brings 35 years of grocery store and senior management experience, the grocer stated.

“Brett's vast experience with Cub Foods and the variety of positions he has held at Supervalu will allow him to help grow our FoodMaxx market share in an economy that is very challenging for our customers,” stated Frank Capps, Save Mart EVP and chief sales officer. “It is a time where our customers are looking for value in every food item they buy. We are looking forward to his fresh look at our business.”

In 1987, Capps joined the Cub Foods/Supervalu and held various positions, including VP marketing, corporate director of produce and corporate director of frozen food/dairy/liquor, among other positions.

Wing’s grocery career started with Safeway in Boulder, Colo. He served on the board of trustees for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society for the past five years and was an active community leader serving as the president of the Cub Cares Community Foundation.