CANADA: Sobeys Names New Chief Merchandising Officer

Sobeys has announced the appointment of Lyne Castonguay as Chief Merchandising Officer, effective immediately.

Castonguay, most recently Senior VP of Home Services for The Home Depot in the US, will oversee all aspects of Sobeys’ go-to-market strategy, with responsibility for category management, marketing, data insights, research, procurement, private label and merchandising as well as the company’s digital strategy.

Castonguay has been with Home Depot for 14 years, prior to which she worked for General Electric in Canada.