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• The USC Marshall School of Business Food Industry Management (FIM) Programs announced yesterday that it has received a million-dollar grant from Byron Allumbaugh, the former CEO/chairman of Ralphs Grocery Co. According to the announcement, “The Byron Allumbaugh Food Industry Leadership Scholarship has been established and is dedicated to educating and developing future leaders in the food industry. This full, graduate-level scholarship will be awarded each year to one outstanding FIM alumni accepted to the new online Master of Science in Food Industry Leadership.”

• ReposiTrak, Inc., the compliance, food safety and risk management solution provider, said yesterday that all solutions previously offered under parent company Park City Group’s brand name now will be combined in a single unified platform under the ReposiTrak brand name, offering solutions that include Scan-based Trading, Automated Forecasting and Ordering, Vendor Managed Inventory, MarketPlace sourcing and B2B Commerce solutions.

Full disclosure: ReposiTrak is a longtime and valued MNB sponsor.
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