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Clorox clings to Vanguard as new 401(k) plan record keeper

Clorox Co., Oakland, Calif., hired Vanguard Group as record keeper of its 401(k) plan, the company disclosed in its 11-K filing on Wednesday.

Vanguard replaced Mercer early this year. The reason for the switch could not immediately be learned. The 401(k) plan had $1.36 billion in assets as of Dec. 31.

A Clorox spokeswoman could not immediately be reached for additional information.