personnel

JLS Automation hires new VP of finance and accounting

Robotic packaging systems producer JLS Automation has created a new position in its leadership team, hiring Shawn Rauchut as vice president of finance... continue reading »

TOMRA names new regional sales director in North America

TOMRA Food has named a 17-year industry veteran to a regional sales position in the company's largest market. Sean Slevin is the company’s new re... continue reading »

Industry pioneer Fox dies at age 62

Produce packaging pioneer Craig Fox has died at age 62. Fox, executive vice president at Fox Packaging, died on Feb. 1 after an illness. Fox served... continue reading »

BAK Food Equipment names director of business development

Thomas Bako has joined BAK Food Equipment as director of business development. Bako brings more than 25 years of experience in manufacturing and in... continue reading »

Marlen names food processing veteran new president

Global food processing equipment and systems manufacturer Marlen International Inc. has named industry veteran Einar Einarsson its new president. E... continue reading »

Reusable Packaging Association elects new chair, board members

The Reusable Packaging Association has elected a new board chair and new executive committee members. Kevin Mazula, CEO of RM2, will begin his term... continue reading »

JLS Automation names 2 industry veterans to leadership roles

JLS Automation has promoted two industry veterans to the roles of chief technology officer and chief operating officer. New CTO Craig Hafner will f... continue reading »

TOMRA appoints marketing veteran to newly created position

TOMRA Food’s Processed Food business area has appointed its first global category director for vegetables and fruit. The role, created as part of... continue reading »

Serpa names new leader for first time since company’s founding

Serpa, a California-based secondary packaging solutions manufacturer, has named Justin Neece as its new vice president and general manager. Neece repl... continue reading »

German robotics company KUKA extends contracts of CEO, CFO

German robotics company KUKA has approved early contract extensions for CEO Peter Mohnen and CFO Alexander Tan. Both men received a three-year contrac... continue reading »