Smucker's Stephen Kouri to retire

Retiring as vice-president sales & trade marketing, Kouri spent more than 30 years in the industry

Stephen Kouri, vice-president sales & trade marketing at Smucker Foods of Canada, is retiring after 30-plus years in the industry.

In a memo to its partners, the company credited Kouri with spearheading its "evolution from a broker sold model in 2009 to the best in class sales organization we are today."

Smucker said it would announce Kouri's replacement next month. Kouri will remain with the company through November to help with the transition.

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