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• Big Y Foods announced that it has promoted Michael P. D'Amour to be its vice president of sales and merchandising, responsible for overall sales, procurement, merchandising, advertising and pricing.

D’Amour, son of the privately held company’s president, succeeds the retiring Phillip Schneider.

• Hershey Co. announced that John Bilbrey has been named the company’s new CEO. He has serving in the job in an interim capacity since David West left the company last month to be CEO at Del Monte Foods. Previously, Bilbrey was the company’s COO, and he also is a former Procter & Gamble executive.
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