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Kwik Lok names new Director of Global Supply Chain

- General News
Kwik Lok Corporation has created a new position, Director of Global Supply Chain, to oversee strategic supply chain management with a focus on ethical procurement and sustainability.

Associations warn pallet shortage puts fresh produce supply at risk

- General News
Although conversations are occurring within the North American (and global) industry relative to the current acute pallet shortages, we believe that many do not yet realize the factors impacting the situation and the potential scope of the issue, including the availability of produce to consumers.

Pallet problems add more costs to supply chain

- General News
With lumber prices many times higher than a year ago, wood pallets are more expensive and harder to find, adding cost along the fresh produce supply chain.

Supply Chain: Responding to the next disruption

- Produce Blueprints
The rapid cascade of challenges at the outset of the pandemic last year decimated the supply chain capabilities of organizations across the fresh produce supply chain.

Supply Chain: Agility will be mandatory during the next disruption

- Produce Blueprints
Until 2020, it could be argued that agility was a valuable capability that led to healthier margins, higher in-stock availability of product, and greater competitiveness for an organization.

Supply Chain: Readiness for the next disruption

- Produce Blueprints
Over the last twelve months, supply chains of all types have been challenged by the Covid-19 pandemic.

SpartanNash names supply chain officer

- Retail
SpartanNash announced today that David Petko has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Chief Supply Chain Officer, effective April 12, 2021.

Ahold Delhaize USA moves closer to self distribution

- Retail
Ahold Delhaize USA is marking a milestone in its supply chain transformation to create an integrated self-distributed supply chain of the future.

Verdant Technologies names new VP of Sales

- General News
Verdant Technologies is starting the new year with a new executive team member, Vice President of Sales Scott Harker.

Giumarra partners with robotics firm to test autonomous flight delivery

- General News
The Giumarra Companies announces a joint project with Mountain View, Calif.-based startup Reliable Robotics Corporation to test shipments of produce utilizing autonomous aircraft technology developed by the latter company.