Belgian Tine Snels to lead ingredients division at FrieslandCampina

Belgian Tine Snels to lead ingredients division at FrieslandCampina

Dutch dairy giant FrieslandCampina has appointed Belgian Tine Snels as the new general maanger of its Ingredients division, worth 2.3 billion euro and employing 3,000 people.

Plenty of position changes

45 years old Snels currently is FrieslandCampina Kievit's manager, a branch within the Ingredients division. On 1 June, she will take Roelof Joosten's place, who will become the company's CEO after Cees 't Hart moved to Carlsberg, the fourth largest beer brewer in the world, where he will become CEO as well.

 

The Ingredients division which Snels will lead is worth a fifth of the group's total turnover, 2.3 billion euro out of 11.3 billion euro and has branches in 11 countries worldwide.

Questions or comments? Please feel free to contact the editors


Hunkemöller wants to conquer Switzerland

17/08/2017

Dutch lingerie chain Hunkemöller aims to open a chain of physical stores in Switzerland, after having already opened a Swiss web shop in September 2016. The first physical store will open its doors in October.

Shoe brand Bally put up for sale

16/08/2017

Austrian investment firm JAB Holding wants to sell Swiss shoe brand Bally, hoping to get at least 600 million euro. The same company sold shoe brand Jimmy Choo not too long ago, as it wants to focus on its food brands henceforth.

Crocs loses patent battle

14/08/2017

Shoe manufacturer Crocs has lost a patent court case revolving around the shoe’s design. According to the American Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO), another company has had a similar design for much longer.

Coolcat's losses compound

14/08/2017

Dutch fashion chain Coolcat, part of entrepreneur Roland Kahn’s group, has not managed to lower its losses in 2016. On the contrary: its losses grew more than 50 % compared to the year before.

Zalando's growth once again surpasses 20 %

10/08/2017

German Zalando has achieved its 20 % growth target for the second quarter, but just barely. It still forecasts a 20 to 25 % growth for its full fiscal year.

Gucci files lawsuit against Forever 21

09/08/2017

Fashion label Gucci has decided to file a lawsuit against fashion chain Forever 21 in the United States. The case revolves around several pieces of clothing, all with a blue-red-blue or green-red-green ribbon. 

Back to top