Stevia ingredients producer PureCircle Ltd on Monday said it has appointed John Gibney as a non-executive director, effective from April 11.
Gibney is the former chief financial officer of mid-cap soft drinks and juices company Britvic PLC, having retired from that role this month.
“We are delighted to welcome John to the PureCircle board. His wide experience will be very valuable to the company and he will make a great contribution to the board’s deliberations,” said PureCircle Chairman Paul Selway-Swift.
PureCircle shares were up 0.9% to 381.75 pence.
By Sam Unste
Source: Alliance News
The signatories delivered a joint letter yesterday evening to the EC advising it to establish a “transparent, ambitious, and circular ‘chain of custody’” method instead.
Funded with US$15 million, the competition took off last July, prompting “suppliers, designers and problem-solvers” to submit environmentally sustainable design solutions and standard plastic bag alternatives.
Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company has partnered with Encirc to trial a glass beer bottle that has the potential to cut the carbon impact of its bottles by up to 90%.