Bulletin for suppliers: Anton Rantajärvi is appointed as a temporary Product Manager for spirits

Anton Rantajärvi has been appointed as a temporary Product Manager for spirits for the Selections, Products, and Quality unit.

Anton has worked as a purchasing coordinator for the brewery products team and he has also been responsible for the special order process. He will officially start in a new role on 1 August 2021.

Anton’s greetings: “I have worked at Alko soon for 11 years, of which the last 3.5 years I have worked at the head office in various roles. I look forward to the start of the new role in August. I am so excited to continue the good work done with the Purchase Plans - this is going to be an interesting year. Until then, I will gradually transfer my current tasks forward, so I will continue to serve suppliers in my current role during June and July. Relaxing and nice summer for everyone!”

Changes in the responsibilities of product group managers

Senior Category Manager Mika Kauppinen will take up the role of Director of Customer Service in the Eastern Finland region for a one-year fixed term as of 1 August 2021. Marjo Pelkonen will be the Category Manager responsible for wines and Kasper Kukkonen will be the Category Manager responsible for spirits and brewery products.

See also: Changes in the product groups’ service phone in June - July 2021