AAK opens sales office in China
March 2, 2011
by Jeff Gelski
MALMO, SWEDEN — AAK has established a sales office in Shanghai, China, and appointed Rick Luo as country manager for China. Mr. Luo has more than 10 years of experience in the baby food industry. Previously he was manager of operational business development for Pfizer Nutrition’s China operations.
“We are very pleased to be able to announce that we will strengthen AAK’s presence in China with a dedicated country organization,” said Torben Friis Lange, vice-president of AAK and business area president. “This will significantly strengthen our ability to supply existing and potential new customers with our specialty oils and fats solutions and developing the good contacts already established in the Chinese market. This has also been requested by many of our Chinese customers.”
Based in Malmo, AAK produces specialty vegetable oils and fats.