ST. FRANCIS, WIS. — Greg Gonzales has joined Wixon as packaging operations manager. In his new role, Mr. Gonzales is responsible for oversight of the packaging department, including scheduling and management of facility staff, directing lean manufacturing practices, and coordinating and ensuring compliance with established standards for production and quality.

Mr. Gonzales has more than 20 years of food industry experience from a variety of production management assignments, with companies such as Kangaroo Brands/ConAgra Foods, Unilever and Ventura Foods. He previously has implemented TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) lean manufacturing programs and led teams to achieve Level 3 in the SQF (Safe Quality Foods) Certification.