Lyons Magnus Names New Chief Quality and Food Safety Officer – ON Partners

Jan 2, 2024

Peter Begg Appointed as Chief Quality and Food Safety Officer at Lyons Magnus

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Lyons Magnus, a leader in the foodservice industry, named Peter Begg as Chief Quality and Food Safety Officer.

Peter brings extensive expertise in quality, food safety, and product/process development, accumulated over 25 years in various roles within the food industry. His most recent position was as the Senior Vice President of R&D Quality and Food Safety at Hearthside Food Solutions. Prior to that, he held notable roles at Mondelēz and Kraft Foods Group. His experience across multiple organizations signifies a wealth of knowledge and a proven track record in ensuring high standards in food quality, safety, and innovation.

Peter earned his BS, Chemical Engineering from Penn State University.

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Products, packaging and process technology have evolved substantially since Lyons Magnus was founded in 1852. One thing, however, has remained unchanged – Lyons’ commitment to offer the food industry unsurpassed product quality and variety. A leader in the foodservice industry, Lyons develops and markets quality products with innovative packaging to meet the needs of Food Service, Ingredient, and International customers.

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