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Imagr appoints new CCO

Management news

  •  Imagr, a New Zealand-based developer of smart shopping carts, has appointed Peter Hogsted (former CEO at Coop Denmark) as its chief commercial officer (CCO).

  • Hogsted worked for seven years at Coop, where he led digital transformation in the company and established Coop as a responsible grocery retailer. His previous roles include serving as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Kingfisher UK, and as the CEO for IKEA Denmark, where he was on the International Executive Board.

  • This is Imagr’s second executive hire in the last four months. In October 2021, the company appointed former Sainsbury’s Chair, David Tyler as the chair of its board. The executive team additions come at a time when the company has initiated a rollout of its smart shopping trolleys to the Japanese supermarket operator H2O Retailing Corporation. Imagr also announced that it is in discussions with retailers across New Zealand, the US, and Europe for further collaborations.

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