PAX International | Tech December 2021

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DFMi Pavilion to highlight food and product trends at IFSA EXPO 2021 DFMi, the premiere sales and marketing company that works with brands to bring their quality food items to airline customers, tells PAX International it is set to showcase the “best brands in flight” at the International Flight Services Association (IFSA) EXPO 2021. The DFMi Pavilion will showcase new products from its key supplier partners, including 88 Acres, Danone, Lesser Evil, Novel Foods, Nuttee Bean Co., Gourmet Nut, La Colombe, Revolution Foods, Wildway and more. Some popular airline snacks by these companies include Nuttee Bean Co.’s Favalicious fava bean snacks;

snacks with organic ingredients from Lesser Evil; trail mix and Simple Slices Apple Chips by Gourmet Nut; snack bars and seed butters from 88 Acres, #indulge savory products from Novel Foods; and ready-todrink beverages from La Colombe Coffee Roasters. “We are really excited to again participate in the most comprehensive industry marketplace EXPO,” says Kim Brown, Director of Marketing at Georgia-based DFMi. “At this year’s event, we’re providing a peek into the new food and product trends emerging.”

The Dark Chocolate Sea Salt bar from 88 Acres


Kerry Mok new SATS President and CEO SATS Ltd. announced October 22 that Kerry Mok Tee Heong will succeed Alex Hungate as President and Chief Executive Officer effective December 15. Mok joined SATS in June 2018 as the Chief Executive Officer of the company’s Food Solutions group. Before that, he held various leadership positions such as CEO of YCH Group, acting Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Goodpack Limited, as well as senior roles at Accenture and DHL. “Based on our comprehensive succession planning process, Kerry has been chosen as the best candidate for the role of PCEO,” said SATS Chairperson Euleen Goh. “Kerry is a seasoned executive with more than two decades of experience in supply chain management and logistics.” “I am honored to be given this opportunity to lead the SATS Group as it reshapes and positions itself for new growth opportunities. I look forward to working closely with our board, customers, partners and our employees to drive new innovations and solutions, especially in the post-COVID world,” said Mok.

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Kerry Mok has been CEO of SATS Food Solutions since 2018. PHOTO COURTESY SATS LTD