Apply Now

Food Merchandising Internship

Colony Brands, Inc.

1 Positions

ID: 20476

Posted On 09/19/2022

Job Overview

The Food Merchandising Internship will begin in January and end in August of 2023.

What You’ll Do & Learn:

As a Food Merchandising Intern, you will collaborate with cross functional partners in Food Merchandising, Brand Marketing, Internet, Creative Marketing, Customer Service, Food Purchasing/Planning, and IMS/Marketing in all stages of catalog development and brand marketing campaigns. Your insightful contribution will help develop, expand, and maintain our brand marketing opportunities, along with developing future catalogs. In addition, you will be responsible for:
• Assisting Brand Merchandising Coordinator to plan social media strategies and execution for the Food Brands, including content creation and customer interaction
• Assisting Brand Merchandising Coordinator to develop, implement, and track campaign plans
• Assisting Brand Merchandising Coordinator with preparing Photography Samples, Standard Pack Review, and Special Projects
• Preparing white boards (both hard copy and digital) and SOT reports for Merchandisers to plan catalogs
• Assisting Brand Merchandising Coordinator with inputting catalogs into Lago
• Performing research on competitors or industry trends
• Supporting the Food Merchandising Team in daily administrative tasks
• Working on a variety of analytical projects focused on customer data and research


What It Takes:

This internship will help you acquire merchandising and marketing skills and also provide you with knowledge of catalog development from beginning to end. Ultimately, you will gain a broad experience in both Merchandising and Marketing, along with preparing you to enter any fast-paced work environment. Internship applicants must:
• Be at least Junior or Senior standing, recent graduates may be considered
• Have a cumulative GPA of 2.80 or higher
• Possess a strong desire to learn along with professional drive
• Possess good time and project management skills including the ability to work with little supervision
• Have a passion for the marketing industry and its best practices
• Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Have a solid understanding of different marketing techniques

This position requires you to work onsite at our corporate headquarters in Monroe, WI Tuesday through Thursday each week. You are able to work from home (remotely) most Mondays and Fridays provided you have reliable, high-speed internet and appropriate home office ergonomics.

Primary Contact


Rudy Folk

Talent Acquisition Coordinator,










Job Details


Advertising/Marketing/Public Relations


Monroe, WI

Job Type



Full Time


PTO (Paid Time Off)
Paid Holidays



Some College

Company ID


Job REQ #

# Positions


Start Date


End Date


Featured Job


TH Comments

Share this Job
Colony Brands, Inc.

About the Company

Colony Brands together with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, are a successful, multifaceted enterprise consisting of numerous multichannel retail brands, several operational support companies and a portfolio of affiliate businesses. Headquartered in Monroe, Wisconsin, we deliver an array of products and services to our customers and clients.  With over 90 years in business, Colony Brands, has become knowledgeable and proficient in what we do. Operational support subsidiaries and affiliate businesses provide marketing, consumer credit, collections, product sourcing, information technology, wholesale food and charter aviation. Together these provide business solutions and drive success for the entire enterprise and empower outside clients to reach their business goals. 

Colony Brands is an empowerment enterprise. As an employee of Colony Brands, you’ll contribute to the success of one or more of the enterprise’s brands or companies. And, no matter where you apply your talents in the enterprise, or what your job description may be, you’ll be working with every other employee to reach one overarching goal: to empower our customers and the people in the communities we call home. We do this so that the people whose lives we touch, in the course of doing business, may live richer and fuller lives.  

We’re doing our part to support our customers, employees, communities…and we’re still hiring.  

Learn more here: