• Albertsons announced that Guy Burgstahler, who “brings more than 20 years of advertising leadership experience with companies like Dick’s Sporting Goods, PetSmart, and Tractor Supply Company,” has been hired as the company’s new vice president of advertising.


Women’s Wear Daily reports that Walmart has hired Denise Incandela, a former former Ralph Lauren and Saks Fifth Avenue executive who most recently has been president/CEO of Aerosoles, to be senior vice president of fashion for its online retail sites, including Walmart.com, Jet.com and shoes.com.


• The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) announced that it has hired Steven Markenson, formerly the president of WBA Research, a national market research firm, to oversee all areas of research at FMI.