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•  The Produce Marketing Association (PMA) announced that Nancy Tucker, the organization's Vice President, Global Business Development , is retiring at the end of the year.  Tucker joined PMA in 1980 and has worked in areas that include marketing, communications, membership, training and consumer education programs.


•  Raley's announced that Michael Schutt, the chain's senior category manager of produce and floral, has been promoted to director of produce and floral.