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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

Ability awareness: interview with Tom Minich
While many would consider disabilities a liability, Peckham Inc. embraces employees with disabilities as the key to its success as an organization.
October 1, 2018

Trade wars will mean supply chain pain
In its attempt to bring China to heel, the administration could do great harm to U.S. importers and their supply chain partners.
September 28, 2018

Work on the high side
An employee with a drug addiction can be costly and a potential liability. But restoring that employee to health can pay dividends for all.
September 26, 2018

Swisslog holds AutoStore users' conference
The conference marks the first time where North American users of this storage and retrieval technology have gathered.
September 7, 2018

Higher and hirer
The opioid crisis is challenging companies looking for temporary workers. Here are some tips to manage hiring during the holiday surge.
August 31, 2018

A well-articulated solution
Faced with a space crunch, Irish cold storage provider Molloy & Sherry moved to narrow-aisle storage and Aisle-Master articulated forklifts, with cool results.
August 10, 2018

A suggestion for congestion
Congestion wastes time, fuel, and productivity. There must be a better way to manage our infrastructure
July 30, 2018

Say it with me: Machines are our friends
While many workers fear losing their jobs to automation, those fears—at least in the supply chain—are largely unfounded.
June 20, 2018

Safety first
Promoting forklift safety is a year-round responsibility.
June 11, 2018

Winston Churchill: Supply chain genius?
He probably wasn't thinking about warehouses when he urged strategists to "occasionally look at the results" of their plans. But The British Bulldog's advice nonetheless applies to supply chain management.
May 10, 2018

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