Unilever appoints Conny Braam as new Chief Digital and Marketing Officer

UK – Unilever has appointed its long-serving marketer, Conny Braams as the new chief marketing and digital officer, effective 1 January 2019. Braams will be filling the position of left by Keith Weed, who retired […]

Wilbur-Ellis acquires Nachurs Alpine to expand agricultural product offerings in North America

USA – Wilbur-Ellis, a leading international marketer and distributor of agricultural products and animal nutrients has acquired North American specialty liquids chemical manufacturer, Nachurs Alpine Solutions (NAS). NAS has diversified operations organized into six business […]

Ferrero opens new distribution centre in North America to support expansion

USA – The Nutella, Tic Tac, and Kinder brands owner, Ferrero has opened a new distribution centre in Pennsylvania, USA, designed to support the confectioner’s rapid growth in North America. The new 730,000 square-foot facility, […]

Kellogg’s reports decline in profits amid lower sales in North America

USA – Kellogg’s, the Corn Flakes and Rice Krispies owner reported a 33.4 percent decline in profits in its third quarter as net sales in its largest market, North America, declined by 6%. The company’s […]

Kerry Group launches ‘Radicle’ plant-based food solutions

IRELAND – Kerry Taste & Nutrition has launched the ‘Radicle by Kerry’ range of taste, nutrition and functional solutions as the company seeks to offer customers an integrated solution of plant based foods. The Radicle […]

Crown Beverage opens new graphics studio to optimize packaging design

USA – Crown Beverage Packaging North America, a business unit of Crown Holdings, has opened a new graphics studio in North America to help beverage brands expedite product launches. The 14, 000 square feet facility […]

Grain trader Bunge to relocate global headquarters to St Louis

USA — Bunge Ltd., the global agribusiness company has announced that it will be relocating its global headquarters from New York, U.S., to St. Louis, Missouri, U.S. The world’s biggest soyabean processor and a leading […]

Cargill commits to sustainability, targets new investments to accelerate growth

USA– Cargill has released its 2019 annual report highlighting its recent efforts to drive the company’s operations towards sustainability. The company set a goal of training 10 million farmers in sustainable agriculture practices by 2030, […]

Bunge names Robert Coviello new executive VP and chief strategy officer

USA – Bunge Ltd has appointed Robert Coviello as the company’s new executive vice-president and chief growth and strategy officer effective Jan. 1, 2019. Coviello will report to Soren Schroder, chief executive officer (CEO) at […]