G. Willi-Food International Ltd., a global company that specializes in the development, marketing and international distribution of kosher foods, announced today that Mr. Amir Kaplan has been appointed as chief financial officer effective immediately.
The Company also announced that Mr. Yitschak Barabi, the former interim chief financial officer, has been appointed as controller and deputy chief financial officer.
Mr. Kaplan served since July 2011 as the CFO of RSL Electronics Ltd., an Israeli public company whose shares are traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. Mr. Kaplan holds a BA (Accounting & Economic) from Haifa University and MBA (Business Administration) from Tel-Aviv University.
Source: G. Willi-Food International
The Coca-Cola Co. has promoted Evguenia (Jeny) Stoichkova to president of global ventures, effective Jan. 1, 2023. Ms. Stoichkova joined Coca-Cola Bulgaria in 2004 and was most recently the president of the company’s Eurasia & Middle East division, a role she has held since 2021.
US-based Perfect Day, is partnering with Onego Bio, which specializes in creating animal-free eggs, aiming to accelerate the timeline to bring the eggs to the market. The business, with the use of its technology, plans to commercialize animal-free ovalbumin, the most abundant egg white protein extracted through precision fermentation.
Food waste costs the EU €143 billion per year (US$141.7 billion), with a report by Feedback EU raising the alarm of how it’s vital to reduce waste from farm to fork 50% by 2030 and the only way this will be achieved is by enforcing a mandatory directive forcing the food industry to do better and retailers to pay a tax of food waste.