Industry & People
Carl H. Lindner, Chairman of the Board of Chiquita Brands International Inc., announced that Steven G. Warshaw has been named President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Warshaw was most recently President and Chief Operating Officer. "Steve has led Chiquita to become a stronger company while overcoming an extremely adverse regulatory environment and managing through difficult market conditions. said Mr. Lindner.
A business partnership has been formed between the Industrial Business Area of Columbus, Ohio-based Mettler Toledo and Seattle-based Measurement Systems International (MSI). This alliance will allow Mettler Toledo to distribute MSI's products through their sales, service, and distributor channels. MSI's crane scales, lift truck scales, tension dynamometers, wheel weighers, and radio telemetry weighing equipment complement Mettler Toledo's industrial product offering.
Wilmington, N.C.-based Interroll Corp. has appointed Greg Wheeler Inside Sales Engineer, Automation Products. Mr. Wheeler is responsible for product development of conveyor component design and engineering in the U.S. He is also responsible for supporting outside sales efforts.