FBRA appoints Lucia Onaghise as Executive Secretary to deepen commitment towards a sustainable recycling economy

NIGERIA – The Food and Beverage Recycling Alliance (FBRA), a self-regulatory initiative for the recycling of used food and beverage packaging waste, has appointed Agharese Lucia Onaghise, as the Executive Secretary of the Alliance to […]

Danish Crown appoints Thomas Ahle as new chief financial officer

DENMARK – The European meat cooperative, Danish Crown has appointed Thomas Ahle as the company’s new chief financial officer (CFO), effective February 2020. Thomas will take over from the Preben Sunke, who will concentrate on […]

M&S announces four new senior appointments to strengthen its food business

UK – Mark & Spenser (M&S) has announced four new senior appointments as the British retailer moves to reinforce its food division ahead of the online joint venture with Ocado next year. The retailer has […]

Walmart chief executive for US Greg Foran to step down early 2020

USA – Walmart Inc has announced that its chief executive in charge US operations, Greg Foran will be leaving the company at the end of January 2020. The American retailer has appointed the head of […]

PepsiCo appoints Lowden as the company’s first chief sustainability officer

USA – PepsiCo has named Simon Lowden as its first Chief Sustainability Officer as company advances its agenda to help build a more sustainable food system. In this new role, effective immediately, Lowden will be […]

Fonterra appoints Fraser Whineray as new chief operating officer

NEW ZEALAND – Fonterra has appointed Fraser Whineray to its management team in the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer, starting in early 2020. Mr Whineray will join the dairy cooperative form the New […]