( Courtesy Fox Solutions )

Fox Solutions, McAllen, Texas, has hired Thomas Summers as its new California-based regional sales representative.

Summers has nearly 30 years of experience in packaging equipment sales, service and support, according to a news release. He has worked for Durand Wayland Machinery, Compac Sorting, Aweta/Autoline Inc., MAF Industries, Fruit Patch Sales Inc. and Sinclair Systems International

“His understanding of fresh produce operations alongside with equipment engineering makes him an excellent addition to our team,” Aaron Fox, president, said in the release. “Tom will be a valuable asset as we continue to provide the exemplary customer service, support and innovation that characterize the Fox brand.”

Equipment supplier Fox Solutions is a sister company to produce bag company Fox Packaging, McAllen.