Grieshaber began his career with Kroger in 1983 as a store manager trainee in
Most recently, Grieshaber has served as group vice president of perishables merchandising and procurement for Kroger, a position he has held since 2003. In that role, he has been responsible for fresh and natural foods throughout Kroger's family of stores.
"Joe’s merchandising and management experience will serve our associates and customers well,” said Rodney McMullen, president and chief operating officer of Kroger. “We look forward to Joe's leadership at Dillons as we continue to focus on improving our customers' overall shopping experience.”
"We are very grateful to John for his tremendous contributions to our company during his career with Kroger,” he added. “Under John's leadership, Dillons continued to grow and sharpen its focus on serving customers."