NEW BALTIMORE, MI -- Michigan Merchandisers has announced the appointment of Doug Rehner as western Michigan sales manager. A resident of Grand Rapids, Rehner brings 29 years' consumer products sales experience to the post, much of it gained through food broker sales in the convenience snack, beverage, confection and foodservice channels.
Rehner holds a degree in public relations and business management from the University of Georgia (Athens). His background includes 10 years of grocery and convenience store sales management, during which he won a number of individual and team-led awards.
Michigan Merchandisers notes that Rehner's experience with convenience store sales will be extremely helpful to the company's vending operator customers who are expanding into micromarkets.
Michigan Merchandisers specializes in food sales to vending operations and convenience stores.