Andy Kettlewell

Andy Kettlewell
Andy Kettlewell
Group VP, Inventory and Analytics
Walgreens
Andy Kettlewell serves as Vice President of Inventory Management, Master Data Management and Supply Chain Planning for Walgreens, supporting enterprise master data management, forecasting, procurement, planning, and inventory flow for 200MM item store combinations that supports >$35BB in annual sales. Andy also leads supply chain analytics leveraging big data and artificial intelligence to further drive supply chain and operational results to best serve customers and patients. During his tenure at Walgreens, Andy has led over $1 billion in working capital improvement while improving Store in stock condition by 80% and reducing operational costs through the creation, adoption and application of advanced analytics, strategic partnerships, and talent development. Andy has led large scale transformational integration, leading the supply chain integration of numerous acquisitions in the retail and eCommerce space into the Walgreens end to end supply chain network.

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Monday
January 16
12:30 pm1:15 pm
Expo, Level 1, Expo Stage 1
Retailers continue to face supply chain disruptions while managing consumer expectations for product availability, with no end in sight. To better anticipate demand and grow market share, retailers have no choice but to transform their forecasting and planning capabilities now. Learn how Walgreen’s is facing this challenge head on by leveraging AI with new and external data sets, from weather to… Read more