Groupe SEB has restructured its sales and marketing organization in the United States. The new organization remains under the leadership of Greg Cairo, Groupe SEB USA president.
The company has consolidated the Groupe SEB U.S. marketing team under the leadership of Andy Padawer, vp/marketing. The U.S. marketing team takes responsibility for product development and commercialization for the All-Clad, Krups, Lagostina, Rowenta, T-fal and WearEver brands.
Groupe SEB stated that it reorganized the company’s U.S. sales team to provide a single point of contact for key customers across all brands and categories carried. The team is organized in two groups, the company noted. Jack Hooe, vp/sales, and his group supervise mass, national chain, club and e-commerce businesses. Marc Mangus, vp/sales, and his group have responsiblity for department store, specialty and television-based businesses.