Dollar Tree has named Mike Kindy as its chief supply chain officer. He joins the retailer with more than 34 years of management experience in retail logistics and operating distribution centers.
Prior to joining Dollar Tree and Family Dollar, Kindy served in multiple leadership roles at Dollar General, most recently as the retailer’s executive vice president accountable for supply chain strategy, which included transportation, distribution, demand chain, allocations, procurement and master data management. He has also held leadership positions at ConAgra Foods, Safeway and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
“Improving our overall operating efficiency is contingent on a strong, resilient supply chain,” said Rick Dreiling, chairman and CEO of Dollar Tree, Inc. “I’m pleased to have the opportunity to work with high-caliber leaders like Mike and the rest of our expert leadership team to drive improved supply chain performance, architect our next chapter of growth and create long-term value for all of our stakeholders.”
Kindy added, “I’m eager to work with the talented people of Dollar Tree and Family Dollar to reshape our supply chain, improve the associate and customer experience and contribute in a significant way to the company’s overall performance. Efficiencies and productivity improvements come from many places – we’ll get to the next level by using the right data, analytics and automation to drive results.”