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•  Limited assortment banner Save-A-Lot last week said that it has named Craig Herkert, the former CEO of Supervalu, to be its interim CEO, succeeding Kenneth McGrath, who left the company to join Lidl as deputy chairman.

•  In the UK, City AM reports that the British government has appointed Sir Dave Lewis, the former CEO of Tesco, "to help fix supply chain issues which are leaving UK supermarket shelves bare.  Lewis, who stepped down from the helm of the supermarket giant in September, will become the government’s supply chain adviser after it was revealed one in six adults have been unable to buy essential food items in the last fortnight."