Josh Mellinger

Josh Mellinger

Fresh Food Supply Chain Leader
Deloitte Consulting LLP

Josh is a Fresh Food Supply Chain leader, with extensive experience in sustainable supply chain, fresh food operations, and food waste reduction services. He is currently developing highly dynamic and agile supply chains, which use cutting-edge digital and analytics solutions to enhance how food is purchased, harvested, transported, and served to customers.

During his tenure at Deloitte Consulting LLP, he has helped his food & beverage clients reduce $250M+ of food waste and generate $1B+ of verified value. His work has been spotlighted in numerous publications as a blueprint for how innovative supply chain solutions can provide more nutritional, affordable, high-quality food to customers that looks better, lasts longer, and feeds families (not garbage cans).

His specialties include advanced analytics, supply chain transparency, holistic freshness management, intelligent quality control, lean operations, resource optimization, resilient sourcing, and large-scale digital supply network transformations.