LENEXA, KAS. — Dickson Pitts has been named supermarket business development manager for Caravan Ingredients. He will be responsible for supporting the company’s sales team with new programs and products for in-store operations, cross-merchandising opportunities, health and wellness programs and future trends.

Mr. Pitts has 27 years experience with H.C. Brill (a sister company to Caravan), most recently as vice-president of sales.

He received a bachelor of arts degree from Duke University.

"Dickson will be an incredible asset to Caravan Ingredients and to the supermarket industry," said David Fliss, director of business development for Caravan Ingredients. "With his knowledge and experience, Caravan Ingredients will be in an even better position to service the needs of our valuable customers."