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May27

Episode 77 – Warehouse Engineers

In this episode, I was joined by Brandon Ashby who is the founder of Warehouse Engineers. I met Brandon at MODEX and he came by the booth to hang out for a bit and we also ended up having a discussion for the podcast. We talk about his background, how Warehouse Engineers was founded, and also about the importance of standard work. Key Takeaways Warehouse Engineers is an industrial engineer for hire that focuses on building a...

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May25

Episode 76 – Military eyes in the Warehouse

Episode 76 – Military Eyes in the Warehouse In this episode, I reconnected with Don White, CEO at SnapFulfil and guest of Episode 71, post-MODEX to talk about a recent article he wrote regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. The article is called “Seeing Your Warehouse Operations Through Military Eyes” and takes a look at how some of the things he learned during his time as a US Navy Supply Corps Officer can be applied to our current...

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May20

Episode 75 – Caster Connection at MODEX 2020

Episode 75 – Caster Connection at MODEX 2020 In this episode, I was joined by Eric Hassen the Director of Business Development for Caster Connection at MODEX 2020. Caster Connection is your source for everything casters. On their site, they have every type of caster that you can imagine and they also provide a lot of great knowledge and resources for choosing the right casters. Eric and I discuss Caster Connection’s business and the...

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May18

Cover Story podcast Episode 74: National Forklift Safety Day

Episode 74 – National Forklift Safety Day In this episode, I was joined by Brian Feehan who is the president of the Industrial Truck Association (ITA). This episode is very special as it is the first in a partnership with Material Handling Wholesaler magazine. Brian discusses the Industrial Truck Association, forklift safety, and the upcoming National Forklift Safety Day. Material Handling Wholesaler Magazine Partnership As mentioned...

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May14

Wholesaler podcast: Episode 73 – Inspekto at MODEX 2020

In this episode, I was joined by Harel Boren who is the CEO and Co-Founder of Inspekto. Inspekto uses machine learning to do quality checks and brings a plug and play setup to the industry. Harel and I spoke at MODEX 2020 via video chat while he was about 12,000 miles away due to COVID-19 regulations just beginning at that time. It was a great discussion and a really interesting product. Key Takeaways While machine vision has been...

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May11

Episode 72 – Jeanette Barlow of IBM Sterling

Episode 72 – Jeanette Barlow of IBM Sterling In this episode, I am joined by Jeanette Barlow of IBM. Jeanette is the Vice President of Strategy & Offering Management for IBM’s Sterling team. We discuss the current state of the supply chain during the COVID-19 Pandemic and how IBM is helping its customers to create a smarter supply chain to get through the current situation and also reduce their vulnerabilities for the future. Key...

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May08

Episode 57 – Live from SEE Conference

Episode 53 – SEE Conference & Mavpak In this week’s episode I was able to connect with Laura Hayes and former guest Lora Steele to discuss the upcoming SEE Conference. You may remember Lora Steele from Episode 29 where we discussed all the great things that are happening for the logistics world in the Hendricks County area of Indiana. Now she is organizing the SEE Conference which is happening next week! Laura Hayes is the...

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