Episode #36 - Hershey Reveals Expectations for Suppliers during COVID-19

Guest: Josh Becker, Senior Manager, Packaging Systems, The Hershey Company

As someone who has been on the road during the COVID-19 pandemic, Josh Becker, senior manager, packaging systems, The Hershey Company, joins the UnPACKed with PMMI podcast to share the customer perspective on how Hershey has been handling visits from suppliers, training and service issues during this time. As an essential business that remained open though out the pandemic, Becker also offers some best practices Hershey has learned throughout the past three months.


Josh Becker

Josh Becker
Josh Becker

Josh Becker has over 23 years of experience in the CPG industry across various roles from supply chain operations, maintenance management, engineering and packaging systems design.  His career has provided him a breadth of experience across the food and beverage sector while working for Frito-Lay, Kraft Foods, Bimbo Bakeries USA and currently The Hershey Company for the past six and a half years as Senior Manager Packaging Systems Solutions.  He is currently an executive council member of PMMI’s OpX Leadership Network and holds an engineering degree from Penn State University.