Dee-light as Booths promote to board

FAMILY-owned supermarket group E H Booth & Co has appointed only the second-ever non family member to the board in its 165-year history.

The Preston-based company, which has shops in Lancashire, Cumbria, Cheshire, Yorkshire and most recently at MediaCityUK, has promoted trading director Chris Dee to the role of chief operating officer.

Mr Dee, who joined Booths 17 years ago as a wine buyers, assumes resonsibility for retail operations, trading, IT and supply control.

In his new role he will also be... For the full story register now for free or login below...