Marfrig Global Foods SA , Brazil’s second largest meatpacker, said in a securities filing on Monday it tapped former Chief Financial Officer Jose Eduardo de Oliveira Miron as its new chief executive officer, replacing Martin Secco Arias.
The company also announced Marco Antonio Spada as its new chief financial officer, replacing Miron, who led the sale of Keystone Foods LLC to Tyson Foods Inc in August.
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Schumacher will replace Alan Jope, who announced his decision to retire last September, less than a year after a failed attempt by Unilever to buy GlaxoSmithKline’s consumer healthcare business and just months after activist investor Nelson Peltz joined the company’s board.
Globally, plant-based ice creams have doubled their share of the market over the last five years, according to Tetra Pack. Pea protein and coconut milk are leading the way, but Tetra Pak cites data showing that oat-based ice cream launches have doubled in the previous year.
A myriad of so-called eco-labels are being rolled out across various F&B products, but with no gold standard or strict rules governing precisely what the logos mean and what methodology is behind them, concerns are growing that they will confuse consumers and ultimately be counterproductive.