Home Hardware appoints Pepsi exec to newly created distribution role

Peter Ferreira has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president, distribution at Home Hardware Stores Ltd. The role goes into effect March 27. Ferreira reports directly to John Dyksterhuis, Home Hardware’s chief supply chain officer.

Ferreira will be responsible for all of the company’s distribution operations, facilities, and equipment. He will also execute the national distribution strategy related to processes, planning, standardization, product storage, and order processing. He has 22 years of supply chain industry experience at PepsiCo Canada, most recently as that company’s senior supply chain director, overseeing national distribution operations.