He died in the night in Lille Jérôme Bonduelle, fifty-year-old heir to the dynasty to which the homonymous food group founded in 1853, specialized in the production of salads and canned vegetables. Jérôme Bonduelle, it was hit by a car while he was cycling near the railway station of the French city with his wife and friends. Bonduelle died instantly, rescue attempts and subsequent transport to the hospital were useless. The driver fled but was tracked down and arrested this morning.
The victim was general manager of the family group and son of the honorary president Bruno Bonduelle. The company sells to 75 countries around the world and works in 10 thousand peopleIt is also present in Italy with the factories in Battipaglia, Terralba and San Paolo d’Argon. “The death of Jérôme Bonduelle is a great loss for the group“, Writes the company in a press release. ” Shareholders, executives and all employees join the grief of his wife, children and family and offer them their sincere condolences “. Messages of condolence also came from the Minister of Agriculture Julien Denormandie, alla presidente del Rassemblement National, Marine Le Pen.