TreeHouse Foods names Rachel Bishop chief strategy officer


TreeHouse Foods, an Oak Brook, Ill.-based manufacturer of various foods and beverages for retailers’ store brand programs, said it hired Rachel Bishop as senior vice president and chief strategy officer. She will report to Sam Reed, TreeHouse’s chairman, president and CEO, and will be a key member of the company’s executive leadership team.

According to TreeHouse, Bishop most recently served as group vice president, retail development with Deerfield, Ill.-based Walgreen Co. Prior to that, she consulted with consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers on marketing, strategy and innovation at McKinsey & Co.

"We are excited to have Rachel join TreeHouse during this time of great growth for our company," Reed said. "She has enjoyed a wide ranging and relevant career as both a management consultant and retailing executive, which positions her well to make significant contributions at TreeHouse."

Bishop will be based out of TreeHouse’s Oak Brook office, the company said.