Macphie has announced the appointment of Warren Wells as commercial director.
He joins the family-owned business from international food business Aryzta, supplier to a variety of high street customers including Costa, Starbucks and Caffé Nero.
With nearly 30 years experience in the food industry, Warren has worked for a number of global brands, including Nestlé, Danone and McCormick.
Chief executive Andy Stapley said: “We’re delighted to welcome Warren to the business.
“In a challenging industry environment, his strong background in the food industry and undoubted expertise make him the ideal candidate to lead our commercial unit.”
Warren said: “I’m looking forward to this exciting new challenge with the team at Macphie.
“For me, the company has so much potential and I see a real opportunity to develop and grow the brand and make a difference in this outstanding family business.”