Sutherland Global Services is announcing the appointment of a new head of retail, Christopher Schyma, as it seeks to rapidly build on its retail business and expand its footprint across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Sutherland Global Services is
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Weetabix Food Group, home of the nation’s favourite cereal brand, has announced the appointment of Colm O’Dwyer as commercial director UK & Ireland. O’Dwyer will be responsible for leading the sales, trade marketing and category management team to deliver profitable growth
CBRE, the leading global real estate advisor, has announced three new recruits to its UK Retail team, as well as seven new graduate surveyors. These appointments form part of CBRE’s ongoing drive to further strengthen its 160-strong retail team. CBRE has
Selligent, a provider of relationship marketing SaaS solutions based on consumer insights, today announced that Chris Botting has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Botting will spearhead Selligent’s product, operations, engineering, and IT teams as Selligent takes on
Holland & Barrett International, Europe's leading health and wellness retailer have today appointed Steve Carson to the newly created position of managing director, reporting into CEO Peter Aldis.
Leading food to go business Adelie Foods is pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Pothecary to its commercial convenience team. Following successful spells at KerryFresh, Ginsters and Jonathan Crisp, Pothecary becomes commercial controller at Adelie Foods, bringing more than
Adyen, the payments platform of choice for the world’s leading companies, today announced the appointment of Colin Neil as senior vice president of business development in the UK and the opening of its new office in Manchester. Neil joins with
Forecourt operator, Motor Fuel Group (MFG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Paresh Patel as its new IT director. Paresh joins us from convenience and forecourt EPOS, payment and loyalty solutions provider HTEC Ltd. Starting with Indigo Retail as
Retail guru Cliff Crosbie joins Performance Solutions as senior partner and chief retail officer. After multiple international and global retail leadership positions (at Habitat, Nike, Nokia, IKEA and Apple), Crosbie decided to focus on (strategic) retail consultancy and concept development.
Berry Bros. & Rudd has announced the appointment of Matt Davies to the new role of managing director for Field’s, Morris & Verdin and Berry Bros. & Rudd Wholesale. Having worked in the wine industry for over twenty years, Davies joins
The McArthurGlen Group, Europe’s leading owner, developer and manager of designer outlets, has announced the appointment of Tom Enraght-Moony as the company’s chief customer officer.
Nielsen Brandbank is raising its game on the wholesale front by creating a new division to address changing wholesaler needs around managing product information and logistics.
Belvoir Fruit Farms has appointed Lee Hemmings as its new director of international to lead the burgeoning export side of the business. Hemmings joins the family-run premium adult soft drinks maker from Tyrrell’s Crisps where he headed up their Asia Pacific
Spar International, the world’s largest voluntary food retail chain, has announced that Jerome Chevrier has been appointed as the new managing director of Spar China effective immediately. Chevrier has developed an in-depth knowledge of retail operations and buying in China, having
Arla Foods UK, the country’s leading dairy cooperative, has appointed Steve Millard as its new head of e-commerce & digital. The newly created role forms part of Arla’s wider ambitions to increase the proportion of its online sales in the UK
Hunter has announced the appointment of Daniel Shaw as design director.
Top 50 Indies forecourt operator, Motor Fuel Group (MFG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael O’Loughlin as its new managing director, acquisitions & business development. In 1997O’Loughlin joined Petrogas as a licensee of their flagship site in Dublin. As
TLM Technologies is delighted to announce that prominent retailer Jonathan James is to join their board as a non-executive director.
Jack Wills, the British fashion and lifestyle brand, has announced the appointment of Claire Waugh as its chief marketing officer. Waugh joins from Burberry where she was global director of marketing for fashion for the menswear, leather goods and softs categories.
Spanish wine expert and former Sainsbury’s and Oddbins buyer, Julie Buckley, has joined the Majestic Wine buying team. As Senior Buyer, she will be responsible for some of Majestic’s best selling categories; managing New Zealand, Spain and Burgundy for the
Ribble Cycles, the rapidly growing UK direct-to-consumer cycling brand and one of the longest established bicycle manufacturers and retailers, has announced the appointment and upcoming arrival of Andy Smallwood as its new CEO.
PepsiCo UK has announced that Angela White has joined the business in the role of commercial senior director – nutrition. Angela sits on the UK Leadership team and will oversee the commercial performance of the PepsiCo UK Nutrition portfolio which
Selligent, a provider of relationship marketing solutions based on consumer insights, today announced the appointment of Sam Fogwill as head of partnerships UK, to support its rapid growth and strategic focus on the partner channel.
Tim Hortons, the famed Canadian café and bake shop, is today announcing the appointment of Kevin Hydes as its new chief finance & commercial officer. Hydes, who joined at the start of July, will oversee business strategy, brand execution and development
Weetabix group marketing director, Sally Abbott, appointed as managing director of Weetabix Food Company
Weetabix group marketing director, Sally Abbott, has been appointed managing director of Weetabix Food Company, succeeding Giles Turrell. Francesca Davies, currently head of category, will succeed Abbott as marketing director of Weetabix Food Company UK and Ireland.