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• Kroger announced yesterday that Steve McKinney, currently president of its Fry's Food Stores division and a 37-year veteran of the company, has been promoted to senior vice president of retail divisions for the company.

At the same time, Monica Garnes, currently corporate vice president of produce-floral merchandising at Fry’s, has been named president of the division, succeeding McKinney.
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