Kmart Corporation (NYSE: KM) today announced the appointment of James Mixon as Senior Vice President, Logistics, effective May 20. Mixon will report to Julian Day, Kmart President and Chief Operating Officer.
Mixon, a 30-year supply chain veteran, will oversee Kmart's Distribution Center Network, International and Domestic Transportation and Logistics Planning and Operations. Mixon has held posts at Best Buy Stores, Marshalls, Wal-Mart and Target. Mixon was Senior Vice President, Logistics for Kmart from 1997 until October of 2000 and rejoins Kmart from The Return Exchange in Irvine, Calif.
"Jim is a seasoned supply chain executive who brings a wealth of valuable retail experience to the position. He knows and understands our operations and will be able to make an immediate impact on the organization," said Day.
Kmart Corporation is a $36 billion company that serves America with more than 2,100 Kmart and Kmart SuperCenter retail outlets and through its e-commerce shopping site, http://www.bluelight.com/ .
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