WILLIAM WRIGLEY, JR. JOINS SMUCKER BOARD
WILLIAM WRIGLEY, JR. JOINS SMUCKER BOARD ORRVILLE, Ohio, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The J. M. Smucker Company,
(NYSE: SJM), Orrville, Ohio, announced today that William Wrigley, Jr. has joined its board of directors, effective Nov. 1, 1991.
Wrigley is vice president, assistant to the president, and a member of the board of directors of the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company (NYSE: WWY). In addition, he is responsible for Wrigley's Canadian operations and those of a wholly owned associated company, L. A. Dreyfus Company. Wrigley is a graduate of Duke University and is currently a member of the board of visitors of Trinity College, Duke University. He also serves on the board of directors for the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company Foundation, the Chicago Association of Commerce and Industry, and Sunrise Publications, Inc. Paul Smucker, CEO of the company, stated: "I am extremely pleased that Bill Wrigley, Jr. has agreed to join our board. His experience with a very successful international food company like Wrigley will be a tremendous value to us." The J. M. Smucker Company is the leading producer of preserves, jellies, ice cream toppings, and fruit syrups in the United States. -0- 11/1/91 /CONTACT: Steven Ellcessor, secretary, or Richard K. Smucker, president, 216-682-3000, both of The J. M. Smucker Company/ (SJM) CO: The J. M. Smucker Company ST: Ohio IN: FOD SU: PER DA -- CL018 -- 0361 11/01/91 16:10 EST
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