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This Week in Business History for October 19th: Alfred Nobel, The Dodge Brothers, Martha Rountree, & More
19th October 2020 • This Week in Business History • Supply Chain Now
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In this episode of This Week in Business History, Scott dives into the back story of the Nobel Peace Prize, Dodge automobiles and "Meet the Press". He also touches briefly on bebop, The Body Shop, The Supremes - - and the day that still represents the largest one-day Dow Jones crash (at least by percent) in U.S. history.

Scott W. Luton is the founder & CEO of Supply Chain Now. He has worked extensively in the end-to-end Supply Chain industry for more than 15 years, appearing in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Dice and Quality Progress Magazine. Scott was named a 2019 Pro to Know in Supply Chain by Supply & Demand Executive and a 2019 “Top 15 Supply Chain & Logistics Experts to Follow” by RateLinx. He founded the 2019 Atlanta Supply Chain Awards and also served on the 2018 Georgia Logistics Summit Executive Committee. He is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and holds the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) credential. A Veteran of the United States Air Force, Scott volunteers on the Business Pillar for VETLANTA and has served on the boards for APICS Atlanta and the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance. Follow Scott Luton on Twitter at @ScottWLuton and learn more about Supply Chain Now here: https://supplychainnow.com/

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