One in four over 45′s have no neighbourly support

One in four over 45′s have no neighbourly support

One in four over 45’s do not have a neighbour they can call on for a favour, according to a new study launched today (18 January). The research by the Co-op shows that almost a quarter (23.3 per cent) of over 45’s claim to have no one living nearby who they can turn to for […]

Kroger Names New Head of Government Relations

Kroger Names New Head of Government Relations

The Kroger Co announced Matt Perin has joined the company as Head of Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs. Mr. Perin will be based in Washington, D.C. and responsible for Kroger’s federal government relations efforts, including working closely with the company’s supermarket operating divisions and other subsidiaries to counsel and guide state and local advocacy activities. […]

Hormel Foods announces new leadership hire

Hormel Foods announces new leadership hire

Hormel Foods Corporation announced the appointment of Janet Hogan as vice president, human resources, effective January 17, 2017. Hogan will report directly to Larry Lyons, senior vice president human resources at Hormel Foods, and assume responsibility for leading the global HR function at the company. Her responsibilities will include building and executing world-class strategies for […]

Just Desserts Announces Plans to Expand Sales Team

Just Desserts Announces Plans to Expand Sales Team

Just Desserts announced the appointment of David Purvis as the new Business Development Manager. In this role, Mr. Purvis will be responsible for overseeing the management and growth of Just Desserts’ key strategic accounts. “David Purvis joins Just Desserts with deep knowledge and experience in the bakery category, and brings great energy and passion to […]

Tesco appoints Chief Customer Officer

Tesco appoints Chief Customer Officer

Tesco announced the appointment of Alessandra Bellini as Chief Customer Officer, from 1 March 2017. Alessandra will join the Executive Committee and the UK Leadership team. Alessandra joins from Unilever where she has worked for over 20 years, latterly as the Vice President for the Food Category in North America and Food General Manager for […]

United States created 2.2 million jobs in 2016

United States created 2.2 million jobs in 2016

Job creation in the United States slowed sharply in December, but the market of the job US remains strong, however. The first economy of the world has created last month 156,000 jobs, according to figures released on Friday, 6 January by the Department of Labour . This is a disappointment compared to the expectations of […]

Non-Executive Director of Tesco resigns

Non-Executive Director of Tesco resigns

Tesco PLC announces that Richard Cousins has decided to resign as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. Deanna Oppenheimer will succeed Richard Cousins as Senior Independent Director with immediate effect. John Allan, Chairman, said “On behalf of the Board, I would like to thank Richard for his strong contributions to the deliberations of the Tesco […]

METRO Cash & Carry to get new Chief Information Officer

METRO Cash & Carry to get new Chief Information Officer

On 1 March 2017, at the latest, Timo Salzsieder will assume the position of Chief Solution Officer (CSO) & Chief Information Officer (CIO) at METRO Cash & Carry. He will report to Heiko Hutmacher, Member of the Management Board of METRO AG. In addition to further developing the IT architecture and implementing new processes, Salzsieder […]