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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

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

Scott Watts of Dematic
In the first of our series of discussions with top supply chain company executives, Scott Watts of Dematic shares his views on the industry, experience and leadership, and the ongoing search for talent.
January 21, 2019

High-flying bird: interview with Keller Rinaudo
While many question whether drone deliveries will ever happen in the U.S., Keller Rinaudo is already using autonomous aircraft to deliver medical supplies to remote locations in Africa.
January 14, 2019

The long and winding road
We never quite know what the future holds for us and our careers. The key is to be ready for those learning moments.
December 29, 2018

The future may be here now
The technologies that could shape tomorrow's supply chains might already be available—if only we knew how to apply them.
November 26, 2018

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