The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that William T. Boehm has been promoted to Group Vice President of Logistics. Mr. Boehm, 54, most recently served as Vice President of Logistics. In his new position, he is responsible for the Company's nationwide distribution system, including facility planning and construction, logistics capital management, supply chain technology, and transportation. He will continue to report to Michael S. Heschel, Kroger executive vice president and chief information officer.