Over the last few months, Hettich Canada has made a number of changes, starting with moving its Montreal division to a new location with a new showroom. The company celebrated with a recent open house, bringing in customers view the changes.
In addition to a larger warehouse to accommodate its growing business, Hettich has added a training facility for its smart furniture technology.
To streamline operations and facilitate the company’s continued growth, it has also implemented an SAP ERP system. In addition, a number of appointments have been announced. Claude de Lanauze has been named national product manager, along with Marcia Quaquarelli recently joining his group as marketing specialist. Don Penner has accepted the position of national sales manager and an account management sales group has been put in place.
To better serve customers in Ontario, Quebec and the Maritimes, the customer service department has been centralized in Montreal under Nadia La Vita. In addition, Roland Van Ibra will lead the Supply Chain and Logistics department and Nicolas Skouris will take on additional responsibilities as Key Account Supply Chain Coordinator and Forecasting Specialist. Rene Dionne (pictured above) will be leading Hettich Canada as president.