US natural and organic foods retailer Whole Foods Market has announced the promotion of Patrick Bradley to president of the Midwest region and Scott Allshouse to president of the South region.

These vacancies were created by the recent transfers of the former presidents to different regions.

Bradley joined the company in 1993. Prior to becoming regional vice president of the Southern Pacific region in 1998, he held various store team leader positions with the company and with Mrs. Gooch's Natural Foods Markets, which was acquired by the company in 1993. Allshouse joined the company in 2000 and was store team leader of two stores prior to his becoming regional vice president of the South region in 2001.