FOOTE OUT, LEIGHTON IN AS LOBLAW PRESIDENT TORONTO — Mark Foote, the veteran Canadian merchant brought in to help Loblaw Cos. pull out of a rut two years ago, left his role as president and chief merchandising officer of the company effective last Monday as Alan Leighton, the former Asda executive who'd been serving as deputy chairman, was named president, the company here said. Also, Loblaw said William Wells, its chief financial officer, is leaving the company, as is vice president of ...

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