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MULTIFOODS NAMES ROBERT WRIGHT PRESIDENT OF PREPARED FOODS DIVISION

MULTIFOODS NAMES ROBERT WRIGHT PRESIDENT OF PREPARED FOODS DIVISION
 MINNEAPOLIS June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- International Multifoods Corp. (NYSE: IMC) has appointed Robert S. Wright as president of its Prepared Foods Division, which is a major supplier of value-added products to the foodservice industry.
 Wright, 45, has a 20-year career in the food industry, including positions in marketing, sales, product development and strategic planning. His previous experience included eight years with Universal Foods where he was a division president and group vice president of two of its major food divisions. He also has held positions with Masterlock, General Mills and Jewel Companies.
 "We are pleased to have Bob join our growing foodservice operations," said Jay I. Johnson, group vice president-U.S. Foodservice. "His extensive background as a food executive will be valuable as we organize our Prepared Foods business to better meet the needs of today's foodservice customers."
 Wright received a master's degree in business administration from the University of Chicago, and a bachelor's degree in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
 He and his family will relocate to the headquarters of Multifoods' Prepared Foods Division in Riverside, Calif.
 Minneapolis-based Multifoods, with annual net sales of $2.3 billion, is a diversified food company with major operations in the United States, Canada and Venezuela.
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