William J. Norman has been named president of the company’s Rigid Open Top division. Prior to the promotion, Norman had served as executive vice president for strategic planning.
In his higher role, Norman is charged with overseeing the day-to-day work of the division, which produces products for food, beverage, dairy and other markets.
In addition, Berry Plastics tapped G. Adam Unfried (a 20-year veteran of the firm) to executive vice president of strategic planning. His key responsibilities will include seeking out and cultivating business opportunities.
Berry Plastics Group, headquartered in Indiana, provides a range of consumer packaging and materials to clients in food, beverage, personal care, industrial products and other fields. Food customers include Kraft Foods, ConAgra Foods, Simplot, Safeway and other consumer packaged goods producers.