Date: January 26, 2015
Reorganization Includes New Divisional Supply Chain Directors
For Immediate Release
St. Louis, Mo., January 26, 2015…TricorBraun is adding three divisional directors to its supply chain function to enhance the company’s ability to exceed customer expectations in bringing new and existing products to market efficiently. Sourcing, quality and delivery will be enhanced according to Keith Strope, the firm’s chief executive officer.
TricorBraun is one of North America’s largest providers of bottles, jars and other rigid packaging components.
“Our supply chain function is a significant strength of TricorBraun. This investment is part of an ongoing process to enhance our synergistic relationships with more than 700 vendors worldwide,” Mr. Strope said.
Colleen Ooten has been named director of supply chain for TricorBraun’s Central Division. Ms Ooten has more than 20 years experience in supply chain management. Prior to joining TricorBraun, she had been associated with Diageo where she served in similar capacities.
TricorBraun helps bring customers’ new and existing products to market efficiently as one of the packaging industry’s largest suppliers of glass and plastic containers, closures, dispensers and tubes from over 40 locations throughout North America and internationally from London, England; Guangzhou, China; Hong Kong, and Mumbai, India.
The award-winning Design & Innovation center gives our customers forward-thinking services based on consumer insight, understanding of the markets and creative solutions. In addition, advisory services range from preliminary planning, manufacturing oversight to an array of innovative warehousing and logistics programs.