Kari Banick

  • Kari Banick is currently the GM National Logistics Operations for Metcash, Ltd. In working to make independents successful in the grocery, liquor and convenience markets, Kari has led numerous projects to optimize the service supply chain, drive efficiency in the cost of doing business, and to create an engaged and safe culture. Kari has over 20 years in the food wholesale and retail industry and has held roles in Finance, Retail Operations, Engineering, and Distribution. By trade, Kari is an engineer and has deep knowledge and passion for transformational change in the supply chain industry. She is a highly regarded Supply Chain expert and has held roles in the airline, industrial supply, and consumable industries. Most recently, before joining Metcash in Australia, she worked for Supervalu, a leading wholesale company in the highly competitive USmarket. During her career there she successfully implemented automation and worked to transform the supply chain network. Her most recent work includes a successful robotic installation and BCP recovery at Metcash.

    Wednesday 29 March – 8.30am - 5.00pm
    Thursday 30 March – 8.30am - 4.00pm