WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Ric Jurgens, the chairman and chief executive officer of Hy-Vee here, who helped the company re-define its mission statement, is now preparing to redefine his own personal mission. Speaking at last week’s annual meeting of the employee-owned company, Jurgens, 62, said he plans to retire on June 1, 2012. He asked the company’s board of directors to elect as his successor Randy Edeker, 49, who is currently president and chief ...

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