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Dow Jones reports that Target has hired Arthur Valdez as its new chief supply chain and logistics officer. Valdez previously was vice president of operations at Amazon.


• The St. Louis Business Journal reports that Save-A-Lot president Ritchie Casteel is leaving the company, where he was hired as president/CEO in February 2013.

Supervalu, which currently owns Save-a-Lot but has been exploring a possible spinoff or sale of the division, said that Casteel will not be replaced. Eric Claus was hired as Save-a-Lot's new CEO earlier this year, but Casteel had stayed on as president.
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