Mitch Mac Donald
Group Editorial Director
Mitch Mac Donald has more than 30 years of experience in both the newspaper and magazine businesses. He has covered the logistics and supply chain fields since 1988. Twice named one of the Top 10 Business Journalists in the U.S., 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.
Predictive analytics for non-analysts: interview with Randy Bradley
According to Dr. Randy Bradley, the best view you have of what's in front of you is really what's behind you.
February 18, 2019
Finding more DC space can sometimes be pretty easy
Using just four simple data points and a little reconfiguration, you can increase available space in your facility by 40 percent.
February 12, 2019
Can it get any hotter?
Retail remains a white-hot sector in logistics, and it's still heating up.
February 8, 2019
Robots won't put you in the unemployment line
Robots will soon transform the workplace in amazing ways, but they will not throw you out of work.
December 22, 2018
Going to war and lovin' it: interview with Dave Bozeman
Dave Bozeman, vice president of Amazon Transportation Services, says he wakes up every day ready to "go to war for the customer." And he wouldn't have it any other way.
December 14, 2018
The data don't lie
The DC worker shortage we've all been warned about is here.
December 9, 2018
Fritos, aluminum, and unintended consequences
No man is an island. Nor is any snack food—at least in today's interconnected supply chain world.
November 14, 2018
Throwing out the babies with the bathwater
President Trump is bent on strong-arming the Chinese on trade, even if it means breaking the arms of those he purports to help.
October 5, 2018
Rolling out a new product? Consult your supply chain team first
An estimated 80 to 90 percent of new product launches fail. A new study suggests that's partly because businesses overlook the supply chain in their planning.
September 5, 2018
Little Rhody's small-mindedness
Rhode Island's new truck-only highway toll scheme has thrust the habitual failed thinking of the smallest state's leaders into the national spotlight.
August 3, 2018