(Reuters) - Norwegian conglomerate Orkla has appointed an acting chief executive, after a disagreement between incumbent Bjoern Wiggen and the board, in a bid to speed up the company's focus on its brands business and sale of non-core holdings.
(Reuters) - Alberto Weisser, chief executive of Bunge Ltd, would not comment on Thursday on an executive's revelation that the agricultural processor is pursuing a stake in Russian grain firm United Grain Co.
Anheuser-Busch InBev Global Chief Marketing Officer Chris Burggraeve has stepped down and will be replaced by Miguel Patricio, zone president for Asia Pacific.
(Reuters) - Cereal maker Kellogg Co (K.N) said its European sales fell more than 13 percent in the first quarter, as both retailers and shoppers reeling from the region's financial crisis resisted its efforts to raise prices.
(Reuters) - Global food prices are rising again, pushed higher by costlier oil, strong demand from Asia and bad weather in parts of Europe, South America and the United States, the World Bank said on Wed nesday.