Kroger Announces New Senior Vice President of Supply Chain

October 2, 2020 The Kroger Co.

The Kroger Co. today announced the retirement of Robert Clark, senior vice president of supply chain, manufacturing and enterprise sourcing, after more than 35 years of service, effective February 1, 2021. Clark will be succeeded by Gabriel Arreaga, who is joining The Kroger Co. as senior vice president of supply chain, starting October 1, 2020.

Silo Secures $ 9 Million Series a to Empower the Food Supply Chain

September 24, 2020 Silo

Food waste and loss occur at all stages of the system, but are particularly heavy in production and distribution. Silo’s mission is to empower the food system by minimizing waste and work for one of the most critical supply chains in the US. The startup offers a cloud-based online platform that is accessible anywhere for both growers, distributors and suppliers in the perishable food system.

AIB International: Did the Pandemic Break Your Supply Chain?

September 17, 2020 AIB International

Never in recent memory has supply chain management been so challenged as it has through the current pandemic. As suppliers have been impacted, manufacturers have been taxed with keeping the supplies coming in and maintaining production.

Penske Logistics Earns Cold Carrier Certification From Global Cold Chain Alliance

September 17, 2020 Penske Logistics

Penske Logistics today announced that it has earned the Cold Carrier Certification, the first certification of its kind focused on excellence in refrigerated transportation through the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA), a trade association for the cold chain industry working to grow the industry and lead the cold chain.

Mevi Avocados Inc. Joins the Movement to Build the World’s Safest Food Supply Chain Adopting the Free iTrade Traceability Campaign

September 14, 2020 iTrade

Mevi Avocados Inc. is the latest customer to pick up the food safety mantle and join iTrade’s iTracefresh program.