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• Kroger yesterday announced the retirement of Christopher T. Hjelm, executive vice president and chief information officer, who will be succeeded by Yael Cosset, Kroger's chief digital officer, effective May 1, 2019.

The announcement notes that Cosset “will assume responsibility for the Kroger Technology function in addition to his current Kroger Digital portfolio – underscoring the strategic integration of digital and technology initiatives to deliver customers anything, anytime, anywhere.”
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