Trudeau has appointed Jim Teml as svp/sales and business development for Trudeau USA.
Teml comes to Trudeau with an extensive executive career in the housewares industry, with a focus on bakeware, according to the company.
“Jim has an impressive career in the housewares industry, in various leadership positions. He understands the retail landscape very well and has the mandate to continue to strategically grow the U.S. business,” said Philippe Trudeau, president of Trudeau Corporation.
Teml’s appointment follows the recent launch of Trudeau Maison, a multi-category housewares program designed specifically for big box and grocery store retail distribution channels. The Maison program marks the company’s first entry into this segment of the U.S. retail market.