World Grain - January 2015 - (Page 111)

JOHANNES WICK INTERVIEW by Meyer Sosland New head of Bühler's Grain Milling business area joins the company as it optimizes the organization to prepare for new challenges and opportunities F or the last decade, Uzwil-Switzerland-based Bühler AG has experienced consistent growth, doubled its employee base and expanded its presence to more than 140 countries. In part because of this success, Bühler's leadership determined now is the time to update the organizational structure of the company to continue to serve its customers and address future needs and challenges with a more responsivecustomer oriented structure. If projections are correct that the global population will balloon to 9 billion people by 2050, the global food industry will be faced with the challenge of feeding a huge number of people with diverse tastes and requirements. To better serve the global food industry, Bühler has broken up its business areas into two overarching The Grains & Food business, headed by Stefan Scheiber, includes these business areas: * Grain Milling; * Value Nutrition; * Sortex & Rice; * Grain Logistics; and * Advanced Materials, headed by Samuel Schär, includes these business areas: * * Grinding & Dispersion; and * In addition, the rest of the company's corporate structure consists of these functions: * Sales & Services; * Manufacturing & Logistics; Johannes Wick, left, recently joined Bühler as head of the Grain Milling business area. Photo courtesy of Bühler. / World Grain / January 2015 111

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of World Grain - January 2015

World Grain - January 2015
Table of Contents
From the Editor-in-chief - China’s land policy an issue for grain
Calendar of Events
International Agro-technological Conference
News review - EBRD makes investments in milling, grain industries
Sosland Publishing relocating company headquarters
Louis Dreyfus restarts CEO search
Nidera acquires terminal in Port of Constanta
Nutreco acquires two Brazilian feed companies
IGP Institute expands program offerings
CGB plans grain terminal
Brazilian port sets new record in grain exports
Barilla launches China market-specific pasta
Interflour acquires Indonesian flour mill
Gruma to build tortilla plant in Russia
Cargill announces additions to board, leadership team
Richardson plans new high throughput elevator
CP investing in its rail network
Kampffmeyer Food becomes GoodMills Innovation
China approves Syngenta’s GMO corn trait
Trimex finalizes purchase of Gruma wheat milling business
Grain Market Review - Oilseeds
Country Focus - Poland
Feature - U.S. flour milling industry ‘resilient'
Feature - Fast-growing industry
Feature - Ardent exec sees ‘vibrant’ industry
Feature - Building a modern milling company
GoodMills Group
Feature - Don't expect bull market in 2015
Feature - GEAPS Exchange 2015
GEAPS Product Showcase
Feature - IAOM MEA celebrates 25th anniversary
Feature - Opinions diverge on ocean rates
Feature - U.S. buying more grain from Canada
Canada-U.S. trade task group re-dedicates itself to mission
Feature - IGC cuts flour export projections
World Grain Weather report - What happened to El Nino drought?
Feature - Johannes Wick interview
Supplier News
World Grain Archive
Ad Index/Reader Information Form International Faxback Program

World Grain - January 2015