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•  Kohl's announced that it has named Tom Kingsbury as its CEO, removing the "interim" from his title.

Kingsbury, who is the former president and CEO of Burlington Stores, became interim CEO in December, when the retailer's then-CEO, Michelle Gas, left to become president of Levi Strauss & Co., a job that puts her in line to eventually succeed longtime CEO Chip Bergh.