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• Convenience store chain The Pantry has announced that Dennis G. Hatchell will become President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective March 5, 2012. Hatchell previously served as Vice Chairman of Alex Lee, Inc. headquartered in Hickory, North Carolina, which is a holding company for Lowe’s Food Stores, Merchants Distributors, Inc. and Institution Food House. Hatchell will succeed Edwin J. Holman, who served as interim CEO since Terrance M. Marks resigned as CEO last October.
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