Online grocer names new president

Margaret Kane Former Staff writer, CNET News
Margaret is a former news editor for CNET News, based in the Boston bureau.
Margaret Kane

Mitchell Rhodes has been name president of online grocer GroceryWorks, a joint venture between Safeway and Tesco. Rhodes replaces Gary Rocheleau, who rejoined Safeway. GroceryWorks operates Safeway.com in San Francisco, Sacramento, Portland, Ore., and Vancouver, Wash., and Vons.com in Southern California and Las Vegas.

Rhodes formerly served as general manager and vice president of marketing for Gap's online division, where he oversaw the launch of the Old Navy and Banana Republic Web sites.