- Schonhoff will be responsible for supply chain for both Michael Foods and Bob Evans Foods business units
- Integrated supply chain expected to provide additional synergies in the integration of the businesses
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company, today announced Steve Schonhoff has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Integrated Supply Chain.
Post is combining its supply chain leadership for its Michael Foods and Bob Evans Foods businesses under Schonhoff, current Vice President, Integrated Supply Chain for Michael Foods. Schonhoff will report jointly to Mark Westphal, President of Michael Foods, and Mike Townsley, President of Bob Evans Foods.
“Aligning our supply chain organization under one leader provides focus and improves our ability to optimize costs,” said Rob Vitale, Post’s President and CEO. “Steve has deep manufacturing experience and knowledge and he has been successful in multiple platforms within Post. He has the complete confidence of the entire organization.” In his new role, Schonhoff will implement an integrated supply chain, resulting in improved manufacturing capabilities for Michael Foods and Bob Evans Foods.
Schonhoff’s 30-year career includes positions of increasing responsibility in the food industry with roles at Kraft Foods and Ralcorp. His experience at Post Holdings has included responsibility for manufacturing, procurement, distribution, warehousing and supply/demand planning at both the Post Consumer Brands business and more recently at Michael Foods.
About Post Holdings, Inc.
Post Holdings, Inc., headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is a consumer packaged goods holding company operating in the center-of-the-store, foodservice, food ingredient, refrigerated, active nutrition and private label food categories. Through its Post Consumer Brands business, Post is a leader in the North American ready-to-eat cereal category offering a broad portfolio including recognized brands such as Honey Bunches of Oats®, Pebbles™, Great Grains® and Malt-O-Meal® bag cereal. Post also is a leader in the United Kingdom ready-to-eat cereal category with the iconic Weetabix® brand. Through Michael Foods, Post supplies innovative, value-added egg and refrigerated potato products to the foodservice and food ingredient channels. Through its refrigerated retail business, Post is a leader in the refrigerated side dish category offering potato, egg, sausage and cheese products through the Bob Evans®, All Whites®, Better’n Eggs®, Simply Potatoes® and Crystal Farms® brands. Post’s Active Nutrition platform aids consumers in adopting healthier lifestyles through brands such as Premier Protein®, PowerBar® and Dymatize®. Post’s Private Brands business manufactures private label peanut butter and other nut butter, dried fruit and nut, pasta and granola products. For more information, visit www.postholdings.com.