Supply Chain Scoop

Supply Chain Scoop
The latest and greatest in Supply Chain and Retail

Supply chain veteran Ben Cook on moving iPhones to moving cannabis
Dec 19, 2018 • 28 min
I’m in conversation with Ben Cook – COO of MedMen – the largest cannabis company in the US. But let me back up a little bit here and address the legend that is, Ben Cook! I started working in supply chain in 2016 when I first started following Ben – at…
FreightWaves CEO on future of freight – Blockchain, digital marketplaces & Futures trading
Dec 11, 2018 • 34 min
Priyanka talks to Craig Fuller – Founder & CEO of FreightWaves, a platform that provides the most up-to-date information on the freight market. He’s also the founder of BiTA – which is the Blockchain in Transport Alliance – basically an association to…
Doug Stephens on Amazon’s blind side and the future of retail
Nov 20, 2018 • 31 min
In conversation with Doug Stephens, Founder and CEO of Retail Prophet, the consultancy Doug founded almost 10 years ago. Doug has spent over 25 years in the retail industry and is one of the world’s foremost retail industry futurists. Safe to say, retail…
XPO chief Brad Jacobs on consolidation in the $2 trillion logistics industry
Nov 13, 2018 • 23 min
Brad was the biggest outsider in the logistics industry in 2011. And fast forward to now in 2018, he’s not only the biggest insider but has truly changed the face of the industry in just the past seven years he’s been in it! While most 3PLs and logistics…
President of SEKO on collaboration, cultural differences, and upcoming trends in logistics
Oct 23, 2018 • 43 min
Today I’m in conversation with James Gagne, President & CEO of Seko Logistics. James brings with him 24 years of experience in the transportation and logistics industry, and has spent significant time in China heading up companies like Agility and DB…
CTO of CaseStack on what Blockchain can do for logistics and supply chain
Sep 19, 2018 • 18 min
Guillermo is the Chief Technology Officer of CaseStack. He has been at CaseStack for over 17 years and in technology for over 20 years. I talked to Guillermo about blockchain in logistics and supply chain. We start from the very basic question of “what is…