People and Industry News: December 2015
Dorner appointed Edmundo De la Rosa as international sales manager, Latin America.
GE agreed to acquire Netherlands-based IMT Solutions, a private manufacturer of ultrafiltration and microfiltration membranes for water treatment.
Peet’s Coffee & Tea will acquire Stumptown Coffee Roasters.
The Hormel Foods board of directors elected James P. Snee to serve as president and COO of the company.
Michael Brown was named executive vice president of Weber Packaging Solutions, North America.
Famous Brands International appointed Jonathan T. Drake as CEO.
Hormel Foods Corporation announced Larry L. Vorpahl, group vice president and president of consumer products sales, will assume the position of group vice president and president of Hormel Foods International.
Olam International Limited completed its acquisition of ADM’s worldwide cocoa business for $1.2 billion.
Treasury Wine Estates has agreed to acquire the majority of US and UK wine operations from Diageo for $660 million.
Gregory Poole Equipment Company closed on its acquisition of the operations and assets of Dougherty Equipment Company, Inc. and VBS Inc. Material Handling Equipment and certain assets of Briggs Equipment, Inc.
HARTING Technology Group announced Philip Harting has taken over as chairman of the board.
CTI Foods appointed Sam Rovit as CEO.