Orkla appoints Jaan Ivar Semlitsch as new President and CEO

NORWAY – Orkla, the Norwegian branded consumer goods conglomerate has appointed Jaan Ivar Semlitsch as the firm’s new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective 1 December. He succeeds Peter A. Ruzicka, who left the […]

Orkla opens new office headquarters to house its business units in Norway

NORWAY – Leading Norwegian consumer goods company, Orkla has moved its headquarters to a new building in Oslo, Norway where it will house all its business units in Norway. The new offices were inaugurated by […]

Orkla Foods acquires 90% stake in Danish Easyfood for US$50m

DENMARK – Orkla Foods Danmark A/S has announced that it has agreed to acquire 90% of the shares in Easyfood A/S, a Danish producer of bread-based convenience products for the out-of-home channel at a purchase […]