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  • Wal-Mart has named Carolyn Walton, former chief information officer for the state of Arkansas, to be the company's vice president of corporate systems.

  • The Wall Street Journal reports this morning that Frank Weise, CEO at private label manufacturer Cott Corp., will hand over the CEO job to current COO John Sheppard later this year. Weise will remain as chairman of the company.

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