General Mills: Vice Chairman and CFO to Retire

Minneapolis / MN. (gm) General Mills Inc. reports that Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer Jim Lawrence has announced plans to retire from the company and has accepted a senior-level position with another major international firm. Don Mulligan has been elected executive vice president and chief financial officer of General Mills, effective August 01.

Interstate Bakeries: CFO resigns

Kansas City / MO. (ibc) Interstate Bakeries Corp. (IBC) announced the resignation of Ronald B. Hutchison as executive vice president and chief financial officer. J. Randall Vance, senior vice president finance and treasurer, will serve as interim CFO and oversee the company´s financial operations until a permanent successor to Hutchison is named.

Schwan´s Consumer Brands: Wins «Best of Class» Award

Minneapolis / MN. (prn) The Schwan Food Company is a multibillion-dollar private company with approximately 22.000 employees worldwide. Based out of Marshall, Minnesota, the company sells fine frozen foods on its traditional delivery trucks, in grocery-store freezers, online and in the foodservice industry. Through the operations of its business units, Schwan products have a solid presence in roughly 50 countries.