Company Knows the Importance of Good Leadership
MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Mario Gosselin, CEO of Kruger
Products L.P., announces Rob Latter as Corporate Vice President, Away
From Home (AFH) Division and Strategic Planning. In his new role,
Latter is responsible for maintaining the Company's dominance in the
Canadian marketplace as well as strategically growing its presence in
the U.S. The AFH Division represents a significant growth opportunity
for Kruger Products and is well poised for future expansion.
"The segments we serve are dynamic and as the market leader in our
industry, our customers increasingly look to us to help alleviate their
evolving challenges," says Rob Latter. "With my team, I intend to
navigate these challenges and strengthen our distributor and customer
relationships, while continuing to grow our business in new
Latter first joined Kruger Inc. in 1997 as Sales Manager for the Kruger
Packaging Division. Over the next number of years, he proved invaluable
to the Company, and in 2001 Latter assumed the role of Vice President,
AFH Division, where he drove his team to bolster its market dominance
in Canada. He remained in this role before returning to the Packaging
business as Vice President in 2007.
Latter holds a bachelors degree in Business Administration from
Concordia University and is the outgoing president of the Canadian
Corrugated Containerboard Association. Latter takes an active role in
the Company's corporate social responsibility initiatives, including
support of its long-time beneficiaries Friends of We Care and Ronald
McDonald House Charities.
About Kruger Products L.P.
Kruger Products is Canada's leading manufacturer of premium tissue,
paper and napkin products for consumer and away-from-home use. The
Company manufactures such well-known consumer brands as Cashmere®,
Purex®, SpongeTowels®, Scotties® and White Swan®, and serves major
away-from-home markets, including accommodations, healthcare,
foodservice, manufacturing, and property management. In 2010, the
Company launched Sustainability 2015, its five-year initiative to
reduce its environmental impact. For more information, visit afh.krugerproducts.ca.
About KP Tissue Inc.
KP Tissue Inc. (KPT) was created to acquire, and its business is limited
to holding, a limited partnership interest in KPLP. For more
information visit www.kptissueinc.com.
SOURCE: Kruger Products L.P.
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KP Tissue Inc.