Multivac Inc., Kansas City, Mo., has named Jay Brewer regional sales manager for its food division.

Brewer will serve customers in a newly created Midwestern sales territory that includes North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Minnesota.

The company said in a news release that Brewer has more than 20 years of experience in the packaging industry. He previously was a product manager in Multivac’s labeling systems group.

He also has worked in project management, technical sales support, sales administration and field service for Multivac.

Meanwhile, Floyd Gillis was named product manager for labeling and printing systems. Gillis previously spent seven years as a salesman with SpectraGraphics Label Systems, Lenexa, Kan.

He previously held product and account management positions at AVI/Tenneco Packaging and 3M’s packaging systems division.

Brewer and Gillis will report to Bob Koch, director of sales for Multivac’s food division.