THS Treehouse Foods

Filed: 14 Apr 21, 4:52pm





Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 12, 2021




(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)



Commission File Number: 001-32504


Delaware 20-2311383
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
 (IRS Employer
Identification No.)
2021 Spring Road 
Suite 600 
Oak Brook, IL 60523
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (708) 483-1300



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Securities registered pursuant to section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class




Name of each exchange
on which registered

Common Stock, $0.01 par value THS NYSE

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers

TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (the “Company”) today announced that C. Shay Braun, Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer, is leaving the Company, effective April 30, 2021, to assume the role of President of Select Milk, a group of family dairy producers. Craig McCutcheon, Senior Vice President, Operations, will assume Mr. Braun’s responsibilities for an interim period. Mr. McCutcheon will report directly to President and Chief Executive Officer, Steve Oakland during this interim period.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d) Exhibits:




Exhibit Description

99.1  TreeHouse Foods, Inc. Announces COO Transition
104  Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as Inline XBRL)


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.




 TreeHouse Foods, Inc.
Date: April 14, 2021 



/s/ Thomas E. O’Neill



 Thomas E. O’Neill


 General Counsel, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and officer duly authorized to sign on behalf of the registrant