Bob Mariano: “The thing that makes a great grocery store are the people inside it”

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Bob Mariano and Justin Kaufmann

Bob Mariano, CEO and chairman of the Milwaukee-based supermarket chain Roundy’s, the parent company that owns Mariano’s, joins Justin at The Big Table to talk about his career, starting as a part-time deli clerk at Dominick’s, the big sale of Dominick’s to Safeway, what makes a great grocery store, putting stores into “food deserts,” the importance of sustainable foods, what Chicago means to him and what the future hold for Mariano’s.