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Mitch Mac Donald

Mitch Mac Donald

Group Editorial Director


Mitch Mac Donald has over 30 years of experience in both the newspaper and magazine businesses. He has covered logistics issues for 25 years. Named one of the Top 10 Business Journalists in the U.S. in both 1995 and 1996, he has served in a multitude of editorial and publishing roles. The leading force behind the launch of Supply Chain Management Review, he was that brand's founding publisher and editorial director from 1997 to 2000. Additionally, he has served as news editor, chief editor, publisher and editorial director of Logistics Management, as well as publisher of Modern Materials Handling. Mitch is also the president and CEO of Agile Business Media, LLC, the parent company of DC Velocity and CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly.

Articles by Mitch Mac Donald

A son, a job, a household, and a recovery
As the economy improves, those "boomerang" kids will find jobs, create households, and drive economic growth.

Feed the pups
Modest proposal to increase the length of twin trailers to 33 feet from 28 feet deserves to be in the next transportation reauthorization law.

Building jobs by building roads
New report shows that infrastructure is a much more significant factor in a healthy job market than researchers had expected.

The Reign of Ferro
A new rule, and the judicial blowback, is the latest chapter in a tenure that will not soon be forgotten.

The Kids Are Alright
Like every generation before us, we seem convinced that today's kids just don't get it. But they were wrong, and so are we.

Pause, reflect, honor
We urge all who knew, or knew of, him to take a moment to pause, reflect, and honor the memory of Jock Menzies.

Shifting the focus to people
MHI-Deloitte study says investment in staffing will be key to driving further productivity.

Anne and a thousand questions
On March 17, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator Anne S. Ferro will get up in front of an audience of lawyers and practitioners to defend her agency's policies. She'll have a lot of explaining to do.

A logistician turned CEO: interview with Lee Scott
Former Walmart CEO Lee Scott looks back on how logistics helped turn his company into a megaretailer.

Time to get it right
The bright side of the 2013 holiday delivery debacle is that everyone has almost a year to come up with a fix.

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