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• Tom McGough, president of Grocery products at ConAgra Foods, has been promoted to be president of the company's Consumer Foods group. He succeeds André Hawaux, who is leaving the company for another opportunity "in another industry."


• The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) announced that it has added two new directors to the association’s federal affairs staff.

Nancy Kohler joins GMA from the Corn Refiners Association (CRA) where she was assistant director for policy and operations for six years. 

David Prestwood joins FGMA having most recently served as senior policy advisor to Senator Patty Murray (D-Washington). 
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