19. Interview with Mr. James Chris Gaffney of The Coca-Cola Company


This chapter consists of a series of questions and answers from an interview with a leading supply chain executive. The objective of this chapter is to provide a practitioner’s perspective on the subject of life cycle issues in supply chain management. Other related subjects are also discussed in the interview.

About the Interviewee

Mr. James Chris Gaffney has been with the Coca-Cola system for 17 years. He began his career at Coca-Cola in the fountain business before taking leadership roles with the Coca-Cola North America Supply Chain team and Logistics and Planning team. Mr. Gaffney was promoted to the President of Coca-Cola Supply in December 2008. In 2010, he ...

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