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We live in a consumer driven world. $2.5T worth of products are imported annually, representing 15% of U.S. GDP. It’s time companies become fully connected to the people who make and move our products, and look for ways to improve the way we plan, buy, and move them around the world.

Join Mercado CEO Rob Garrison and special guests as they explore the future of the supply chain in 2022 and beyond.
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Mercado Labs | Rob Garrison, CEO & Founder
Rob Garrison
CEO, Mercado Labs
Mercado Labs | Podcast - Sarah Humphrey, Let's Talk Supply Chain
Sarah Barnes-Humphrey
Founder and Host, Let's Talk Supply Chain


12 episodes
Episode 1: We need to chat about the first mile

Episode 2: The supply chain isn't what it used to be

Episode 3: We need to digitize the supply, now

Episode 4: Adjustments to the supply chain are needed

Episode 5: Tomorrow's importers must do things differently

Episode 6: Educating an industry stuck in the 80s

Episode 7: Supply Chain is More Than Meets the Eye

Episode 8: Supply Networks Are Shifting

Episode 9: Transformation Through Technology

Episode 10: An Import's Guide on What Not to Do

Episode 11: When Supply Doesn't Equal Demand

Episode 12: Supply Chain Predictions for 2023