• GOODY’S NEW CMO: Lynn Hempe, former senior vice president and chief merchandise officer of Regis Corp., has joined Goody’s Family Clothing as chief merchandise officer. She succeeds Mary Kwan, who left the bankrupt regional family apparel chain in July and last month was named executive vice president and chief merchandising officer of Zale Corp. Hempe reports to Paul White, chief executive officer of Goody’s, and is responsible for areas including merchandising, product development, e-commerce and planning and allocation. She began her career with Dayton Hudson, later Target Corp., and held merchandising posts with ShopKo and ShopNBC before joining Regis. Goody’s filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on June 9.

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