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Ferrero Group Names Consumer Goods Leader Alanna Cotton President and Chief Business Officer of North American Business

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Cotton, report directly Lapo ChibirettiFerrero Group CEO has joined Ferrero to support Ferrero’s global business strategy of strengthening its position in the sweet packaged foods category. Ferrero North AmericaThe company’s key growth driver is the fastest-growing confectionery company on the market, with double-digit growth and leading multiple brands of turnarounds over the years.The company is also expanding its capabilities North AmericaWith a new innovation center and chocolate processing plant with R & D lab in the United States, Kinder Bueno Line-in Bloomington, Illinois..In addition, with the support of the Southwestern Ontario Development Fund, Ferrero offers new employment and automation. Brantford, Ontario plant.

Cotton recently joined Ferrero from The Coca-Cola Company, which was President of Operations at Central &. Eastern EuropeHe is the general manager of 26 diverse countries and over 150 brands. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President and General Manager of Samsung Electronics America, leading the high-growth segments of the consumer technology market such as personal computing, virtual reality, wearables and mobile audio. She has also held executive positions at PepsiCo and Procter & Gamble, leading large businesses and driving innovation and digital transformation throughout the organization.

In addition, Cotton has an MBA from Stanford University Has a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Engineering from. Northwestern University..

Cotton replaces Todd WrinkleDecided to return to private equity and resigned from his role as president and chief executive officer Ferrero North America..

“I’m excited to be able to participate Ferrero North America “We will lead this wonderful team and our beloved brand portfolio on a continuous growth track,” said Cotton. “The company’s global presence and rapid expansion on the continent are impressive and this new I’m excited to help move the business forward in the chapter. ”

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About Ferrero
Ferrero Group includes Kinder, Nutella, Ferrero Rocher And tick tack. The Ferrero Group is one of the largest sweet packaged food companies in the world, with over 35 iconic brands sold in more than 170 countries. More than 35,000 “fererians” are committed to helping people celebrate special moments in their lives with quality products. Our commitment to the planet and our communities is at the heart of the Ferrero Group’s family culture. Our programs and partnerships ensure that our work is environmentally sustainable and beneficial to our communities.

Ferrero entered the North American market in 1969 and has grown to 5,100 employees in eight offices and 12 factories and warehouses. united states of america, Canada And that Caribbean.. We have expanded our presence and portfolio by adding iconic brands such as Butterfinger®, CRUNCH®, Keebler®, FamousAmos®, Mother’s Cookies and other distinctive cookie and chocolate brands. Follow @FerreroNACorp on Twitter and Instagram.

Cheryll Forsatz
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