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• The Kroger Co. has named Bryan Kaltenbach, most recently senior vice president of Sales and Marketing for its Food 4 Less division, to be the new president of Food 4 Less, effective immediately.

• The Kroger Co. has named Michael J. Stoll, the company’s vice president of corporate benefits to be CEO of its in-store health care subsidiary The Little Clinic.

• Unilever named Eugenio Minvielle, who has been serving as Nestle's president in France, to be its new exec VP-North America.
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