Schneider Packaging Equipment Co. (, Inc., announced Craig Johnston has been appointed regional sales manager in the Southeast, effective immediately.

“Craig’s strong history of sales and marketing leadership, and his packaging expertise will enable him to serve the needs of our customers,” says, Barry Rinaldi, director of business development, Schneider.

Mr. Johnston has over 15 years experience in sales of secondary packaging machinery including case packing, palletizing and robotic integration. A graduate of Michigan State University, he holds a degree in Accounting and Finance.

“Schneider Packaging’s work in end-of-line packing solutions is known industry wide,” says Johnston. “I look forward to helping clients reduce their overall packaging costs and achieve future growth and success.”