Management Occupations

September appointments in dairy

September appointments in dairy

By Mary Ellen Shoup and Jim Cornall

It has been a busy month with announcements at many companies and organizations in September, with perhaps the biggest being a change at the top of Dutch dairy giant FrieslandCampina.

Sonoco's acquisition of Clear Lam is expected to close in the third quarter of 2017.

Sonoco to acquire Clear Lam Packaging for $170m

By Jim Cornall

Packaging company Sonoco has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the stock of Clear Lam Packaging, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of flexible and forming plastic packaging films, for approximately $170m in cash.

There have been several new appointments in the dairy world recently.

New appointments in the world of dairy

By Jim Cornall

The Sodiaal Group in France has announced the appointment of Yves Legros as chief executive officer of Candia, replacing Giampaolo Schiratti.

Kraft Foods, James Kehoe, finance, Mondelez

News in brief

Kehoe returns to Kraft as CFO

By Heidi Parsons

Kraft Foods today named James Kehoe as executive VP and chief financial officer (CFO).

Moloney has officially stood down as group md, after announcing his intention to do so in May

Glanbia boss retires

By Laurence Gibbons

Dairy firm Glanbia’s group md John Moloney has left his role, although he will continue on the board of the group’s 40% associate company Glanbia Ingredients Ireland.