MINNEAPOLIS -- Arvid Knudtson has been elected chairman of the board of Michael Foods here.
committee of the board of directors for several years.
The position had been vacant since Michael Foods' merger in February with North Star Universal. The merger resulted in the formation of a new Michael Foods with a new board of directors composed largely of former members of the Michael Foods board.
Michael Foods is a diversified food processor and distributor with particular interests in egg products, refrigerated grocery products, frozen and refrigerated potato products and specialty dairy products.