USL today announced that Anand Kripalu has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of USL effective today, 1 May 2014, succeeding Ashok Capoor. Anand Kripalu was formerly President, India and South Asia, at Mondelez International where he played a key role in leading Mondelez in India after the Cadbury acquisition by Kraft. During his leadership, the company enjoyed over eight years of industry-leading ...Read more ›
Would you like to be part of a team that makes Lurpak®, Castello®and Arla® known around the world? A team that has great ambitions, challenging tasks, diversity throughout and plenty of development opportunities? If so, then Arla is the company for you. At Arla we believe that milk is nature's best food product. We are proud to process milk into yogurt, cheese, butter, milk powder and many other dairy produ ...Read more ›
UK food manufacturer The Billington Group has acquired TSC Foods, the Scunthorpe-based manufacturer of chilled and frozen products for the food service, retail & B2B markets. Supplying the food service industry for more than two decades, TSC Foods will become part of the The Billington Group and will continue to be led by David Bondi as managing director, as well as the current board at the Scunthorpe s ...Read more ›
Last week, as part of celebrations taking place for International Women’s Day, our factory in Castanet-Tolosan, France opened its doors to young graduates from the region, in partnership with the NQT Association. This manufacturing site in Castanet-Tolosan is particularly special to us as it is the first of our French factories to be led by a woman. We hope that by allowing young women to see inside the sit ...Read more ›
Graham Fewkes joins Carlsberg’s Executive Committee as Head of Global Sales, Marketing and Innovation.
Graham Fewkes, currently Carlsberg Group’s Commercial Vice President in Asia, is to replace Khalil Younes who, after five years as Carlsberg’s Senior Vice President for Global Sales, Marketing and Innovation, has decided to leave Carlsberg. During his time, Khalil Younes has led the transformation of the Group’s sales and marketing operation. As well as implementing new tools and competencies, Khalil has ...Read more ›
The Co-operative Food has appointed Kris Nayak as Head of Business Acquisitions and Strategy: Food. Kris, a keen runner who lives in Chorlton, Manchester, with his wife and three children, has spent 20 years working in M&A, strategy and innovation, and joins The Co-operative from Astra Zeneca’s Strategy and Innovation Team. Reporting in to the Head of Portfolio Strategy Acquisitions and Disposals Stuart ...Read more ›
Smurfit Kappa announces that Gary McGann, Group Chief Executive Officer, has been appointed Chairman of The Confederation of European Paper Industries (‘CEPI‘) with effect from 1 January 2014.
CEPI is a Brussels-based non-profit organisation representing the European pulp and paper industry. Mr McGann will succeed Jussi Pessonen, the Chief Executive Officer of UPM. The role of Chairman has a term of two years, during which time the Chairman is responsible for representing the European pulp and paper industry at an EU and international level. Mr McGann has been a member of the CEPI Board since 201 ...Read more ›
- Investment Focused on New Manufacturing Technology and Capabilities to Drive Further Modernization and Competitiveness - Philadelphia Bakery to Close in 2015 as Company Consolidates U.S. Biscuit Manufacturing on the East Coast Mondelez International is taking another important step in creating a best-in-class global supply chain today by announcing plans to invest more than $130 million in new biscuit man ...Read more ›
JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT), a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries, today announced that Brian A. Deck will join the Company as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective February 3, 2014. This appointment is a continuance of the Company's previously announced management succession plan. Ron Mambu, the Company's current Vice Presi ...Read more ›
Today, 20 girls from Wakefield Girls School and Grange Technology College in Bradford will be visiting Coca-Cola Enterprise's (CCE) factory in Wakefield to find out what it's like to be a mechanical engineer in the UK's largest manufacturing sector. The visit is part of food and drink manufacturers' promotion of their industry-backed degree - MEng Food Engineering, at Sheffield Hallam University which is no ...Read more ›