Private-label consultancy firm International Private Label Consult (IPLC) has announced the opening of new offices in Italy and Portugal, seeing three new private-label professionals join the group’s team.
Paolo Palomba, who boasts more than 25 years of business experience at retailers including Conad and Sigma, and Stefano Ghetti, who worked at both Conad and Daymon Worldwide, have joined the IPLC Italy office.
At IPLC Portugal, the team welcomes Robertus Lombert, who has been working at Lidl Portugal for 12 years, as both non-food director and general director of private label.
“We are very excited to include these retail experts into our network and to establish our presence in Italy and Portugal,” Koen de Jong, managing partner, IPLC, said of the new appointments. “This underlines our ongoing ambition to further expand our pool of private-label professionals with vast experience in retail and manufacturing.”
Founded in 2003, IPLC is a boutique consulting firm specialising in strategic consultancy services and project-management support to manufacturers and retailers.
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