Sector News

Anheuser-Busch InBev Shuffles Global Management

September 29, 2014
Food & Drink
The world’s largest brewer today announced a set of global management changes, scheduled to take effect on Jan. 1, 2015.
 
Anheuser-Busch InBev said it will transition current North America zone president, Luiz Edmond, into a global role as Chief Sales Officer. Taking over for Edmond will be current Latin America zone president, João Castro Neves.
 
Edmond has held his current position as North American president since November, 2008, when InBev acquired Saint Louis, Mo.-based Anheuser-Busch for $52 billion. Edmond began his career in the beer business with Brahma, which later became Ambev, in 1990.
 
Bernaro Pinto Paiva, A-B InBev’s current chief sales officer, will take over for Neves as zone president Latin America, a position he has held since 2009.
 
By Chris Furnari
 
Source: Brewbound

comments closed

Related News

October 17, 2021

France to ban plastic packaging for fruit and vegetables

Food & Drink

The government has published a list of around 30 fruits and vegetables that will be subject to the plastic packaging ban coming into effect on 1 January 2022. The list includes courgettes, aubergines and cucumbers, as well as apples, oranges and pears.

October 17, 2021

Kraft Heinz unveils plans for a circular PET ketchup bottle

Food & Drink

Kraft Heinz has detailed plans to release a circular PET tomato ketchup bottle by 2022 in its latest Environmental Social Governance report. The company has made progress towards its aim of using 100% recyclable, reusable or compostable packaging by 2025.

October 17, 2021

Beverages category fizzes with AI-generated soda, hemp-based gin, “green” cola & coca leaf infusions

Food & Drink

The drinks category is brimming with trend-driven launches including flavorful, energizing and better-for-you beverages. FoodIngredientsFirst speaks to disruptive fizzy beverage brands, whose offerings include a classic cola recipe reimagined with a clean label twist, as well as AI-generated flavor synergies.

Send this to a friend