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Robert Mann joins Munchkin as managing director EMEA

Published on: 3rd January 2013

Munchkin, parent company of UK-based Lindam, has announced that Robert Mann has joined as managing director, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Mann brings more than two decades of sales, marketing and operations experience to his role, which is to help drive corporate growth and strengthen key relationships with retailers and distributors, while defining product lines.

Margaret Hardin, president of Munchkin, said: “At Munchkin, we are continually looking for successful leaders to cultivate our brand’s presence and evolution on an international scale. Robert’s extensive industry experience and proven global successes in the consumer and retail space will play a strategic role in expanding Munchkin’s position as a key player in the baby products category.”

Robert joins Munchkin with more than 20 years of experience in sales, marketing and operations management, most recently serving as the president EMEA for Toy State International.

Robert said: “Throughout my career in the nursery industry, I have had the privilege of cultivating my skills through associations with a broad range of leading organisations and manufacturers. Moving forward, I welcome the opportunity to work with a progressive and forward-thinking company like Munchkin, helping to build a strong foundation for the Munchkin and Lindam brands in the EMEA markets.”

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