Sean Barbour

Sean Barbour
Sean Barbour
SVP, Supply Chain
Macy's Inc.
Sean Barbour joined Macy’s in January of 2020 and currently serves as Senior Vice President, Supply Chain. In his current role Sean has responsibility for supply chain operations including store distribution, customer fulfillment, engineering, network design, data science and analytics, reverse logistics, customer delivery, international and domestic transportation, logistics, supply chain product management and systems. Since joining Macy’s Sean has focused on establishing a long-term supply chain strategy, advancing Macy’s analytics and technology capabilities, developing best in class talent, and optimizing Macy’s fulfillment and distribution network speed and flexibility. Previously Sean worked for Walgreens Boots Alliance for 16 years where most recently he led US supply chain development. In his role as US development lead Sean focused on disruptive supply chain technologies and partnerships capable of delivering superior customer and patient outcomes. Prior to heading up development Sean was responsible for global transportation and logistics after numerous leadership roles in supply chain and store operations. Sean currently serves as an advisory board member for the Transportation Center on Telemobility at Northwestern University and the Global Supply Chain Management Advisory Board at Rider University.

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January 14
11:00 am11:30 am
River Pavilion, goTRG Stage
In dynamic market conditions, accurate inventory and visibility across the supply chain are critical in avoiding excess stock levels and improving business performance. In this session industry leaders will discuss strategies for predicting demand, optimizing stock levels, and monitoring the real time status of inventory throughout the supply chain. Are AI- powered solutions a game-changer for… Read more