Dairy-free diet
Dairy-free specialist Alpro Soya UK has appointed Kate Walburn as its new company dietician. Walburn was previously company dietician for Sainsbury where she worked for six years and played a vital role in advising the retailer on its food and health strategy.

Time for tea
Sara Lee Corporation has appointed Frank van Oers as chief executive officer of Sara Lee International's coffee & tea division. Van Oers, who was chief financial officer, replaces Peter Roorda who retires after more than 30 years at the company.

Board boost
Seafish, the Seafish Industry Authority, has appointed three new members to its board. They are Ole Norgaard, chief executive of Lyons Seafoods, Michael Parker, deputy chief executive of Young's Bluecrest, and Alex West, president of the Scottish Fishermen's Federation.