| 2016-10-18 14:37:12|
DD, DOW 14:37 10/18 10/18/16
DuPont seeds chief departs ahead of merger
DuPont (DD) announced earlier that Paul Schickler, president of the company's "Pioneer" seeds business, has elected to retire effective January 2, 2017. "Having played an active role in the merger planning process and in setting the direction for the combined Ag division, I am confident that the merger with Dow (DOW) sets a strong foundation," Schickler remarked.