James Orr is The Save Mart Companies’ Vice President of Supply Chain. In his role, James leads the company’s supply chain management, including replenishment, distribution, and transportation functions.
James has over 20 years of experience in supply chain optimization, change management, and logistics performance enhancements with large-scale retail and agricultural operations. He is experienced in a broad range of logistics and supply chain functions including transportation management, warehouse operations, forecasting, inventory management, customs compliance, distribution network design, private fleet optimization, and small parcel negotiations. He has extensive experience in negotiating with international and domestic suppliers.
Since joining the senior leadership team in 2012, James has led initiatives to reorganize the company’s warehouse structure, create noteworthy efficiencies and reductions in its transportation fleet, and consolidate procurement functions throughout the company.
During his time with TSMC, James has worked to continually improve the company’s supply chain to support the organization’s strategy and has worked to position TSMC as a leader in logistics operational excellence.
James is passionate about solving complex business challenges by integrating experience and collaboration of stakeholders offering diverse skills and knowledge to achieve optimal strategic outcomes.