Wood re-looks growth plan

September 1998
FoodService Director;09/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p32
Trade Publication
Focuses on the growth plans detailed by The Wood Co. Chairman Robert C. Wood, following his announcement of the Mark L. Shipman's appointment as president and chief executive officer. Acquisition strategy for the company; Avenues of growth considered.


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