Home Delivery World 2021

by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Home Delivery World is the industry-defining event for last mile logistics in the US and abroad.

The show is dedicated to uncovering innovative supply chain solutions for retailers, grocers, CPGs and 3PLs facing challenges across the supply chain from warehousing to fulfillment and the last mile.

See the full agenda here.

View some of the top sessions here: 


Panel: Carrier engagement – Better managing shipments and increase efficiencies 
Joe Bobko, VP, Transportation, Boxed 

LeAnn Steltenpohl, VP Operations & Supply Chain, Herrschners 

Joshua Acosta, Senior Logistics Analyst, Barnes & Noble 

Michaela Wallin, Head of Customer Fulfillment North America, H&M  



Panel: 3PL vs in-house operations –the tradeoffs between managing your own deliveries and using third parties

Cristian Chavez, SVP of Supply Chain, Article  

Rosemary Smith, Director, Supply Chain Development, Lego 

Mike Schultz, VP Supply Chain, Purple  

Mark Fierek, Vice President of Sales / Pilot Last Mile Home, Pilot Freight 



Q&A: Beyond the last mile – the intersection of grocery fulfillment tech & consumer choice
Fuad Hannon, Head of New Verticals, DoorDash 
Ethan Grob, Director – Strategy & Product, Pickup & Delivery, Kroger 



Panel: From food safety to delivery intelligence – Optimizing sustainable cold chain packaging while maintaining new consumer adoption
Sneha Patel, NYC Hub Lead, Women in Sustainability Network 

Andrew Norton, Business Development Director, Liviri 

Gaurav Kale, Director, Packaging & Operational Excellence, Blue Apron 

Brooks Hitzfield. COO, Seven Sons 



Panel: Micro Fulfillment Centers & Dark Stores – are retail stores the next warehouses? 
Joseph Gullo, Head of Global Logistics, Glossier 

Gustav Zettestrom, Head of Supply Chain Strategy Americas , H&M 

Mike LoFurno, Senior Supply Chain Manager, URBN 



Last mile facilities – Evaluating the most important factors including demand, delivery zones, and routing software
Urvashi Shah, Director, Chief of Staff – Global Operations, Stanley Black & Decker 

Gene Ivey, Director of Warehouse Operations, Pet Supplies Plus 



Panel: Electrification by 2030? – How America’s biggest retailers are committed to sustainable fleets

S.L. Fuller, Editor, Transport Dive 

Vartan Badalian, EV100 Program and Policy Manager, North AMerica, The Climate Group 

Katie Keeton, US Fleet Manager, Siemens