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David Maloney

David Maloney

Editorial Director


David Maloney has been a journalist for more than 35 years and is currently the editorial director for DC Velocity and Supply Chain Quarterly magazines. In this role, he is responsible for the editorial content of both brands of Agile Business Media. Dave joined DC Velocity in April of 2004. Prior to that, he was a senior editor for Modern Materials Handling magazine. Dave also has extensive experience as a broadcast journalist. Before writing for supply chain publications, he was a journalist, television producer and director in Pittsburgh. Dave combines a background of reporting on logistics with his video production experience to bring new opportunities to DC Velocity readers, including web videos highlighting top distribution and logistics facilities, webcasts and other cross-media projects. He continues to live and work in the Pittsburgh area.

Articles by David Maloney

Everything is cool
Craft beer maker Ritual Brewing struggled with steamy conditions inside the California warehouse that doubles as its taproom. A giant ceiling fan brought relief to workers and customers alike.
April 11, 2018

Off and running
A consolidation and new automated storage equipment helped Puma North America add the speed it needs to meet escalating customer demands.
March 28, 2018

A little retail magic
In order to survive, retailers will need to add a little pixie dust to the sales process.
March 23, 2018

Elite Transit Solutions moves on up
New headquarters for the logistics service provider reflects growth and technology investments.
March 20, 2018

Kohl's fights back—with its stores
Direct-from-store fulfillment, improved collaboration, and improving the use of data are among key drivers moving retailer forward.
February 27, 2018

Distribution networks may need to be reimagined—again
How will the rise of automated vehicles change distribution networks?
February 23, 2018

Bee Sweet Citrus juices up its packing operations
As business blossomed, the California citrus packer began experiencing bottlenecks in its packing operations. A sophisticated automated palletizing system cleared the jam.
January 30, 2018

Snow-covered roads? No problem
If self-driving vehicles are to succeed, they must be able to work in all types of weather
January 23, 2018

Convenient distribution
A Swiss grocer doubles down on efficiency by filling orders for convenience stores and supermarkets from a single DC.
January 19, 2018

Handled (automatically) with care
In this photo essay, we take a look at how Kumamoto-City Agricultural Cooperative handles fresh produce—like oranges—for optimum quality.
January 17, 2018

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