Director of Private Label
As the director of private label for Downers Grove, Illinois.-based Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, Robin VanDenabeele leads the rapidly growing “healthy, fresh and organic” retailer’s private brand program. Since beginning the program, she has launched over 1,500 items with 300+ more in the pipeline and coming soon Market Reserve.
Prior to Fresh Thyme VanDenabeele held a category management position at Topco, and spent time at both IRI and Reckitt Benckiser. She holds a BBA in Consumer Packaged Good Marketing from Western Michigan University’s Haworth College of Business.