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Kraft Foods Inc. — Mary Beth West has been appointed executive vice president and chief marketing officer of the Northfield, Ill.-based company. West, a 21-year Kraft veteran, had been group vice president and president of North America beverages, overseeing both coffee and refreshment beverage brands.
Stonyfield Farm — Esteve Torrens has been named vice president of marketing for the Londonderry, N.H.-based company, and Michael Johnson has been named vice president of sales.
Multivac Inc. — Don Smith, chief technical officer of the Kansas City, Mo.-based company, has retired.
Stanpac Inc. — Chris Boynton joins the Lewiston, N.Y.-based company as ice cream packaging consultant.
Kerry Group/Kerry Americas — Stan McCarthy has been appointed chief executive designate for Kerry Group in Tralee, Ireland, and Gerry Behan has been appointed president and chief executive officer designate of Kerry Americas, effective January 1.
Wixon Inc. — Mariano Gascon has been promoted to vice president of research and development for the St. Francis, Wis.-based manufacturer of a comprehensive line of ingredients for the food and beverage industries.