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August 7, 2020

August 13: Food Security Study Group

Food Security Study Group

Large Retailer and Shipper Perspecitves

on Food Security and the Pandemic

Thursday, August 13th



With five to seven days of food supply on store shelves, finely-tuned just in time inventory systems, shifting consumer demands, and long, vulnerable supply chains, maintaining food supplies in Alaska is a constantly evolving strategic and tactical dilemma. This session will focus on how large retailers and shippers maintain food supplies and react to disruptions in the system. 


  • Bob Ripley, General Manager, Dimond Costco – confirmed
  • Eddie Walton, Director of Railbelt Logistics, Matson – invited

 The program is free of charge but please register to receive login details.