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• Target Corp. announced that it has hired Benjamin Cook, formerly the Americas head of logistics and supply chain for Apple, to be its new senior vice president of global logistics, inventory allocation and replenishment, responsible for leading "the optimization of Target’s inbound and outbound supply chain processes, including carrier transportation and last-mile delivery."

The Wall Street Journal notes that Cook, who previously held supply chain jobs at Kimberly-Clark and Home Depot, "will report to Arthur Valdez, who Target hired from Amazon.com Inc. earlier this year to run its supply chain operations."
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