Lisa Selk will steer the sports nutrition brand's continued focus on new product innovation and distribution expansion.
The company will buy Preferred Brands International, a manufacturer of Indian and Asian foods sold primarily under the Tasty Bite brand.
Companies including Dole, Kroger, McCormick, McLane, Nestle, Unilever and Walmart will work with IBM to find ways for the global supply chain to benefit from blockchain.
The deal strengthens McCormick's position in the condiments category through the addition of brands like French's, Frank's RedHot and Cattlemen's.
Given that Amazon is extremely shopper-focused and has shown tremendous resilience in placing big bets, consumer goods manufacturers don’t have a choice.
Stephen Koven will be responsible for developing digital strategies and leading teams to build sales and marketing plans.
The simplified corporate structure is expected to increase agility and decision-making speed.
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The data transformation company signed deals with three CPGs and two retailers while also expanding the reach of its open data initiative.
General Mills has been modernizing its portfolio, updating products from Cheerios to Yoplait to Progresso, expanding gluten-free and organic offerings, and making nutritional improvements across brands.
The acquisition continues Campbell's efforts to diversify the portfolio in response to consumer demand for healthier food options.
Better Bean will augment the company's offerings in the much-coveted store perimeter. It's the first acquisition by the Hain Celestial Cultivate Ventures strategic platform.