Ep. 27 - Sugarfina, COO, Ben Smith

Ep. 27 - Sugarfina, COO, Ben Smith

Ben Smith, the COO of Sugarfina is our guest today. Sugarfina is a luxury confections boutique with the finest candies from artisans all over the world, targeted towards grown-ups.

Ben is a supply chain, logistics, and operations expert who is incredibly passionate about bringing technology and operations together.  He is people focused and strongly believes that supply chain is a characteristic of your product that drives brand loyalty and profit margins.

In This Conversation We Discuss:

  • Sugarfina’s mission is to disrupt the $200 Billion confections industry with an innovative approach.
  • How does Sugarfina maintain a small company culture and what the benefits are of maintaining that culture.
  • What Sugarfina does differently that makes it a dominant player in global confections.

Interesting Highlights:

  • Sugarfina was recently named to Fast Company’s “World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies” and “World’s 10 Most Innovative Retailers”
  • The keys to managing retail locations and the e-commerce platform.
  • How Ben has leveraged his expertise in supply chain management to grow Sugarfina.

Resources:

Connect with Ben:

Website | LinkedIn

Cameron’s book “Meetings Suck: Turning One of The Most Loathed Elements of Business into One of the Most Valuable.”

 

 

 

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