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June 19, 2014

Family-owned chocolate maker Whittaker’s has announced it is expanding into the Malaysian market allowing its New Zealand-made chocolates to be sold by major retailers.

Family-owned chocolate maker Whittaker’s has announced it is expanding into the Malaysian market allowing its New Zealand-made chocolates to be sold by major retailers.

The family business, founded in 1896, has previously only supplied its chocolate range to Malaysian duty free shops.

Fourth-gen Matt Whittaker, head of international markets, says flavours being introduced have not previously been available in the Malaysian market, such as such as peanut butter, macadamia nut and dark peppermint fondant.

April 10, 2013

George's Inc, one of the US's largest privately owned poultry companies, is strengthening family control by promoting fourth-gen brothers to the role of joint chief executive and president.

George's Inc, one of the US's largest privately owned poultry companies, is strengthening family control by promoting fourth-gen brothers to the role of joint chief executive and president.

Carl and Charles George joined the $900-million-a-year (€687 million), Arkansas-based family business in 1997 fresh from school, working their way up to the executive team in 2006.

February 28, 2013

Ethan Koh, the 25-year-old fourth-generation tanner and founder of a London-based fashion business, on modern luxury, artisanship — and how to pick the perfect crocodile skin.

Ethan Koh, the 25-year-old fourth-generation tanner and founder of a London-based fashion business, on modern luxury, artisanship — and how to pick the perfect crocodile skin.

September 15, 2010

Canada's second-largest family empire is reeling from the unexpected and simultaneous loss of two key family members. How the Irvings respond to these events will impact their succession process, writes Jennifer East

Canada's second-largest family empire is reeling from the unexpected and simultaneous loss of two key family members. How the Irvings respond to these events will have a significant impact on their complex succession process, writes Jennifer East.

October 23, 2009

George R Hearst III has been appointed to the management board of Hearst Corporation, the media company founded by his great-grandfather in founded in 1887.

George R Hearst III has been appointed to the management board of Hearst Corporation, the media company founded by his great-grandfather in founded in 1887.
 
George, 54, joins his father George Hearst Jr (pictured), who is chairman of the board and has also served as CEO, along with five other family members on the management board, whose directors are elected by the Hearst Family Trust.
 

October 19, 2009

Patek Philippe SA, the family-controlled watchmaker, announced today fourth-generation Thierry Stern has been appointed as president of the board of directors of the Geneva-based company.

Patek Philippe SA, the family-controlled watchmaker, announced today fourth-generation Thierry Stern has been appointed as president of the board of directors of the Geneva-based company.
 

November 1, 2004

Fresh from winning the 2004 IMD – Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch Distinguished Family Business Award, Joachim Schwass reports on the Barilla family and the history behind their flourishing bread and pasta empire

Joachim Schwass is Professor of Family Business, IMD and co-director of The IMD – Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch Family Business Research Center.

Fresh from winning the 2004 IMD – Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch Distinguished Family Business Award, Joachim Schwass reports on the Barilla family and the history behind their flourishing bread and pasta empire

November 1, 2003

Andrew Pindar is Chairman of Pindar, a fourth generation family business based in Scarborough, and has evolved his company from a conventional printing company into a cross media organisation with multi-national links. He is also a board member of AlphaGraphics Inc, a 290-store franchise chain operating in 17 countries, and a subsidiary of Pindar. Andrew is married to Caroline and has two children, Zoe and George, aged seven and five

Andrew Pindar is Chairman of Pindar, a fourth generation family business based in Scarborough, and has evolved his company from a conventional printing company into a cross media organisation with multi-national links. He is also a board member of AlphaGraphics Inc, a 290-store franchise chain operating in 17 countries, and a subsidiary of Pindar. Andrew is married to Caroline and has two children, Zoe and George, aged seven and five

Thursday

June 1, 2003

Precious metals trader Heraeus is no stranger to change, but the internal and external challenges of the next year will provide the 153-year old company with its most potent opportunity to shine

Melanie Stern is Section Editor of Families in Business magazine.

Precious metals trader Heraeus is no stranger to change, but the internal and external challenges of the next year will provide the 153-year old company with its most potent opportunity to shine

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