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  • Barbara Simkins has been named Director of Retail Services for Daymon Worldwide, a newly created position that the company said was designed to enhance Daymon’s involvement in retail marketing, sales and execution of Private Label Brands directly at the store level.


  • McDonald’s Corp. announced that its CEO, Charles H. Bell, is recuperating after surgery to correct a blockage caused by scar tissue build-up following his previous surgery for colorectal cancer. He is said to be resting comfortably, and there are no plans to change company leadership during the recuperation period,

    Bell became CEO last April after the untimely death of the company’s previous CEO, James Cantalupo.

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