• The Cincinnati Business Courier reports that Kroger has named Dana Zurcher, president of the company’s Dallas division, to be the new president of its Columbus division. She succeeds Dan De La Rosa, who was recently named president of the King Soopers division.

At the same time, Tom Schwilke has been hired to be president of Kroger's Dallas division; he most recently was president and general manager of the NorCal division of Safeway.