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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

George Prest of MHI
In our continuing series of discussions with top industry executives, George Prest talks about the sweeping changes facing the material handling industry and the role of groups like MHI.
June 13, 2019

Ch-ch-ch-changes
Facility upgrades, while necessary, tend to have a butterfly effect within a distribution system. That's why expert help is advised.
June 10, 2019

Bringing home the groceries: interview with Kevin Condon
Supermarket chain Kroger continues to innovate as it responds to the challenges of the evolving retail grocery market. Kevin Condon is at the center of that transformation.
June 3, 2019

Brett Wood of Toyota
In our continuing series of discussions with top supply chain company executives, Brett Wood of Toyota discusses the steady growth in the use of forklifts, and changes and acquisitions by his company.
April 29, 2019

No silver bullet
The complexity of today's supply chains underscores the need for good information to make the right decisions.
April 23, 2019

David Peacock of Hytrol
In our continuing series of discussions with top supply chain company executives, David Peacock of Hytrol shares how e-commerce has affected conveyor design and talks about his company's commitment to innovation.
April 8, 2019

It is time to reimagine grocery packaging
If automated stores and home delivery change how we shop for groceries, then the way these products are packaged should also change.
April 2, 2019

Josef Mentzer of Knapp
In our ongoing series of discussions with top supply chain company executives, Josef Mentzer of Knapp shares his thoughts on the growth of e-commerce and meeting "new collar" job preferences.
March 8, 2019

Gotta get back in time
Grocery distribution needs to be reimagined to recapture the efficiencies of the past.
February 21, 2019

Farewell, Big K
The demise of my local retailer has me pondering: What went wrong?
February 1, 2019

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