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• Kroger has announced the retirement of Rick Going, president of the company's Nashville division, after 35 years with the company. He will be succeeded by Zane Day, VP operations for the retailer’s Smith’s division.

Meanwhile, Katie Wolfram, Vp of merchandising in the company's Central Division, has been named president of the division, succeeding Jeff Burt, who recently was named president of Kroger's Fred Meyer division.


• Albertsons announced that Tamara Pattison, the company's Group Vice President of Digital, Loyalty and Customer Analytics, has been named Senior Vice President of Digital Marketing & eCommerce, which includes all aspects of Shopper Marketing, Digital Marketing, Loyalty & Rewards, and eCommerce.
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