American Nutrition, a manufacturer that produces pet food and treats for branded companies and retailers, announces the hiring of Doug Hansen as the vice president of manufacturing. In his new role, Hansen will be responsible for overseeing all manufacturing and procurement activities to continue to drive plant efficiency and produce high-quality, cost-competitive products.

“We hold all three of our manufacturing facilities across the U.S. to the highest standard of quality when it comes to both people and pet food,” said Steve Mills, SVP of customer brands and co-manufacturing, American Nutrition. “I can say with full confidence that Doug will prove to be an incredible asset to both the manufacturing team and the leadership team. His genuine desire to make a difference in his work is palpable and contagious – and on behalf of the entire leadership team, we look forward to the positive impact Doug will have at American Nutrition.”

Hansen joins American Nutrition from GE Healthcare where he was responsible for lead site operations in Logan, Utah and Omaha, Nebraska. Throughout his career, Hansen has held several leadership positions in manufacturing, planning, operations and finance.

Learn more about Hansen on American Nutrition’s leadership page here.

About American Nutrition, Inc.

American Nutrition is a family-owned pet food and treat manufacturing company headquartered in Utah. Their passion for pets has earned them a sterling reputation for superior products with a focus on innovative, nutritious and delicious pet foods and treats that surpass the strictest AAFCO and FDA requirements. With over four decades in the pet food business, American Nutrition offers formulation expertise, marketplace intelligence and turnkey production capabilities. With three world-class, USA-located SQF Quality Code certified production facilities to service a domestic and international customer base, American Nutrition is the premier choice for your pet food and treat manufacturing needs. 

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