Media Appearances/Citations

  1. “Driving operational efficiency is top CPO priority for 2021,” Supply Chain Dive, July 1, 2021.
  2. “How Amazon treats Bridesburg residents could be a sign of what’s to come in Philly,”The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 14, 2021.
  3. “The impact of real-time feedback in employee reviews: New research shows relationships, favoritism and gender all play a role,” INFORMS Press Release, May 2021.
  4. “Vendors don’t get a vacation: Support food trucks,” The Temple News, April 27, 2021.
  5. “Amazon now encircles the Philadelphia region with over 50 warehouses,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, April 18, 2021.
  6. “Entercom radio station owner rebrands as Audacy, bullish on podcasting, sports bets,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, March 30, 2021.
  7. “Supply Chain Feature: Hungry, Hungry Shoppers,” STOREBRANDS, March 23, 2021.
  8. “KEYNOTE 1, THE DIGITAL CONNECT: Technological interventions are going to be the catalysts in the way we manage supply chain globally,” Supply Chain Tribe by Celerity, Volume 5, Issue 2, March – April 2021, pp. 20-21.
  9. “Is construction Amazon’s next target for disruption?” TechTarget, February 24, 2021.
  10. “POM Society: The Society Heritage,” Production and Operations Management Society Podcast, February 16, 2021.
  11. “Stock Trading Platforms Block Customers From Buying GameStop Shares, Sparking Backlash,” NBC 10 Philadelphia News, January 29, 2021.
  12. “The pandemic took a big bite out of Philly’s tax base. What happens if suburbanites keep working from home?” The Philadelphia Inquirer, January 24, 2021.
  13. “In the middle of a pandemic, a South Philly couple open an eco-friendly store,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, January 4, 2021.
  14. “Supplier of the year: 3M,” Supply Chain Dive, December 9, 2020.
  15. “Provider of the yr: 3M,” Fintech Zoom, December 9, 2020.
  16. “COVID-19 supply chain disruptions still trouble consumers, but we can’t blame China,” KYW Newsradio, December 4, 2020.
  17. “Paying it forward at Fox,” Fox Focus: The Perspectives Issue, Fox School of Business, Temple University, December 2020.
  18. “Cleaned out: Supermarkets say they are struggling to keep up with demand for cleaning products and toilet paper and Amazon sells out of disinfectant wipes as U.S. shoppers panic buy amid lockdown fears,” Daily Mail, November 18, 2020.
  19. “COVID-19 panic buying: Toilet paper, essentials fly off shelves again,” New York Post, November 17, 2020.
  20. “We’re Back in the No-Toilet-Paper Phase of COVID-19,” The Daily Beast, November 17, 2020.
  21. “Panic Buying Hits AGAIN As 20 States Set All-Time Record For Coronavirus Deaths,” JIMHEATH.TV, November 17, 2020.
  22. “Toilet paper, essentials fly off shelves,” Report Door, November 17, 2020.
  23. “Here we go again: Panic buyers across U.S. empty shelves of toilet paper, food and disinfectant as 40 states see record daily increases in cases and 20 states report all-time highs in deaths,” Daily Mail, November 17, 2020.
  24. “Supply chain experts say there’s no need to stockpile items amid COVID-19 surge,” KYW Newsradio, November 15, 2020.
  25. “Pet Valu closing all U.S. stores; gift cards good until Dec. 13,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, November 5, 2020.
  26. “`Putting yourself out there’: Life as a student influencer,” The Temple News, November 4, 2020.
  27. “The pandemic is helping kill cash, and that could leave many Americans behind,” Protocol (media company from the publisher of POLITICO), October 28, 2020.
  28. “CMA CGM reboots e-commerce site following cyberattack,” Supply Chain Dive, October 12, 2020.
  29. “CMA CGM suspects malware attack led to data breach,” Supply Chain Dive, September 30, 2020.
  30. “Major ocean carrier suspects malware attack led to data breach,” CIO Dive, September 30, 2020.
  31. “CMA CGM cuts external access to applications in response to malware attack,” Supply Chain Dive, September 30, 2020.
  32. “The coronavirus has caused a coin shortage, and Philly’s Mint is working overtime to make up for it,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, September 21, 2020.
  33. “US Will Ban WeChat And TikTok Downloads On Sunday,” CBS Philly, September 18, 2020.
  34. “AMC Looks to Streaming for Salvation: AMC presses rewind on its business model,” Lifewire, August 12, 2020.
  35. “The digital doctor experience,” The Fox Brief, Fox School of Business, Temple University, July 29, 2020.
  36. “`Let’s just go to the mall and spend money’: Tired of being indoors, shoppers flock to reopened retail plazas,” WHYY (PBS and NPR Member Radio Station), June 29, 2020.
  37. “What’s going to happen to movie theaters after COVID-19?,” KYW Newsradio, June 29, 2020.
  38. “Lack of foot traffic hitting Center City businesses hard,” 6abc/WPVI-TV, June 25, 2020.
  39. “Philly is reopening but office workers are staying home. That means peril for lunch spots and stores,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 24, 2020.
  40. “Coronavirus has kicked off a ‘massive’ economic shift and no one knows where it’s going,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 14, 2020.
  41. “A Playboy in Lockdown, Dan Bilzerian Pushes Party Brand From a Social Distance: The ‘King of Instagram’ is selling branded vodka, bath bombs and dog toys while racking up huge corporate expenses,” Bloomberg, May 18, 2020.
  42. “Conversie interactieve etalageschermen onderzocht,” Marketing Tribune, May 15, 2020.
  43. “Yes, we’re buying gifts for Mother’s Day. But not from them, small businesses worry,” WHYY (PBS and NPR Member Radio Station), May 8, 2020.
  44. “3 years, 3 cyberattacks on major ocean carriers. How can shippers protect themselves?” Supply Chain Dive, April 29, 2020.
  45. “Coronavirus Latest: Frozen-Meat Company Steak-umm Transforms Into Voice Of Reason During Pandemic,” CBS 3 Philadelphia News, April 22, 2020.
  46. “Toilet paper hoarding and supply chain,” Voice of America, April 22, 2020.
  47. “Why Pa. dairy farmers dumped milk even as Philly buyers couldn’t find enough of it,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, April 21, 2020.
  48. “What happened to all the toilet paper, according to professors of psychology and supply chains,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, April 13, 2020.
  49. “Company Wipes Out Toilet Paper Shortage for Jewish Nonprofits,” Jewish Exponent, April 16, 2020.
  50. “Highlights from recent stories featuring Temple in the media,” Temple Now, April 15, 2020.
  51. “COVID-19 Is Changing The Grocery Business,” PYMNTS, April 14, 2020.
  52. “Pa., N.J., governors coordinating to plan for the region’s eventual reopening | Coronavirus Newsletter. Plus, where did all the toilet paper go?” The Philadelphia Inquirer, April 13, 2020.
  53. “New Grocery Store Guidelines Prompt Many to Use Online Shopping Services,” WEVV News, April 6, 2020.
  54. “More shoppers turning to apps for groceries amid coronavirus pandemic,” Fox News (National), April 4, 2020.
  55. “Could coronavirus overwhelm food supply chain, leaving grocery stores empty? Experts say no, but warn of disruption.” NJ.Com, April 4, 2020.
  56. “Coronavirus Response: New Effort Underway To Reenergize Philadelphia’s Culinary Scene With #SavePhillyEats,” CBS 3 Philadelphia News, March 31, 2020.
  57. “Planning should replace forecasting as coronavirus uncertainty clouds outlook,” Supply Chain Dive, March 31, 2020.
  58. “Bridging the Analytics Disconnect: Charting a More Data-Driven Pathway To Growth,” The ANA Educational Foundation, 2020.
  59. “Philadelphia’s hub for innovations in healthcare,” Fox School Research, Idea Marketplace, January 20, 2020.
  60. “Data Science in the Age of AI: Remarkable Progress, Unprecedented Challenges,” ISB Insight Management Briefs, December 30, 2019.
  61. “Temple University Professors Says Retail Stores Closing Like A.C. Moore Are Its Own Worst Enemy,” CBS 3 Philadelphia News, November 26, 2019.
  62. “Where is big data going next?” Fox School Research, Idea Marketplace, November 7, 2019.
  63. “The new Fashion District store may fit into Forever 21’s post-bankruptcy plan,” The Philadelphia Tribune, October 2, 2019.
  64. “The new Fashion District store may fit into Forever 21’s post-bankruptcy plan,” WHYY (PBS and NPR Member Radio Station), October 1, 2019.
  65. “Where is big data going next?” On the Verge, Fox School of Business, Temple University, September 2019, pp. 12-13.
  66. Production and Operations Management (POM) – Kalyan Singhal and Subodha Kumar,” Academy of Management Podcast, April 29, 2019.
  67. “Navigating change for organizations and employees,” SAGE Knowledge Video, 2019.
  68. “How to Get an Awesome Letter of Recommendation for Graduate School [38 Helpful Tips],” The Graduate School Site, April 24, 2019.
  69. “A Hashtag Worth A Thousand Words,” Fox School Research, Idea Marketplace, February 22, 2019.
  70. “Why Manhattan Health-care Clothing Company Care+Wear has its Designs on Philadelphia,” The Inquirer Philly.com, February 1, 2019.
  71. “What’s A Hashtag Worth?,” On the Verge, Fox School of Business, Temple University, February 2019.
  72. “How to Identify Fake Online Reviewers,” Fox School of Business, Temple University, January 2019.
  73. S. Kumar and R. Mallipeddi, “POMS 2018 Conference – The e-Debate,” POMS Chronicle, Vol. 25, No. 2, December 2018, pp. 8-9.
  74. Invited in the CBS 3 Philadelphia Morning News to discuss Carvana Car Vending Machine Coming To Philadelphia, September 24, 2018.
  75. Invited in the NBC 10 Philadelphia Evening News to discuss Comcast winning bidding war for rights to Sky, September 22, 2018.
  76. “Competitive Strategies for Brick-and-Mortar Stores to Counter “Showrooming”,” Management Science Review Blogs, August 21, 2018.
  77. “Coca-Cola Joins In-Car Merchandising Drive,” WARC, April 20, 2018.
  78. “Coca Cola, arriva promozione di Goldman Sachs ma anche la prima granite,” Web Economia Magazine, ITALIA, April 20, 2018.
  79. “Coca-Cola Hails a Ride as Madison Avenue Works to Crack In-Car Advertising,” Variety, April 18, 2018.
  80. Invited in the NBC10 Philadelphia Morning News to discuss the Black Friday phenomenon and related retail trends, November 24, 2017.
  81. “Even in the Amazon Era, Retailers Work to Attract Shoppers to Stores on Black Friday,” NBC10, November 24, 2017.
  82. “Retailers preparing for Black Friday, Cyber Monday and beyond”
  83. “Baltimore area malls fight to remain relevant to shoppers during holiday season,” The Baltimore Sun, November 17, 2017.
  84. “Here are the retailers offering the biggest Black Friday discounts,” Philly Voice, November 15, 2017.
  85. “What’s Next for Social Media Influencer Marketing?,” Fox School News, November 2017.
  86. “Temple welcomes another big class of star faculty hires,” Temple Now, November 2017.
  87. “Is Online Management Responsiveness Good for Business?,” Fox School News, October 2017.
  88. “The Effects of Health Information Exchange Access on Healthcare Quality and Efficiency: An Empirical Investigation”.
    • Featured in EHRIntelligence, 2017; Healthcare Informatics, 2017; Healthcare IT News, 2017, Pharma & Healthcare Monitor Worldwide, 2017; New York City High tech News, 2017; San Antonio Express-News, 2017; SeattlePI.com, 2017; University Chronicle, 2017; News West 9, 2017; KNHL-TV online; WCSC-TV online; KCBD-TV online; KWES-TV online; WLBT-TV online; WUPV-TV online; WWBT-TV online; WFIE-TV online; KSLA-TV online; WECT-TV online; WVUE-TV online; WFMJ-TV online; KTRE-TV online; KTVN-TV online; KFVE-TV online; KLKN-TV online; WBRC-TV online; WRCB-TV online; WOIO-TV online; WMBF-TV online; WTOL-TV online; WTOC-TV online; WVZN-TV online
  89. “Data Analytics and Decision Analytics Models,” Featured in Indian School of Business “Management Briefs,” Vol 2, Issue 1, 2017.
  90. “Understanding Voluntary Knowledge Provision and Content Contribution through a Social Media-Based Prediction Market: A Field Experiment,” Selected as part of the INFORMS Editor’s Cut collection “Wisdom of the Crowd: Crowdsourcing Analytics.”
  91. “A Business-Tech Innovation for Managing Your Medical Records,” Binghamton University Magazine, Fall 2016, pp. 6-9.
  92. Kumar, “How can Competitors Share Data Opportunistically?,” ISB Insight, Apr-June 2015.
  93. Kumar, “To Show or Not To Show: How to Manage Internet Advertisement Campaigns,” ISB Insight, Cover Story, Vol. 10, Issue 2, 2013, pp. 12-14.
  94. “Shrinking the Invisible Lines in Online Retailing,” Business Research in Action, Mays Business School, Texas A&M University, Spring 2013.
  95. “Texas A&M University, College Station: To Show or Not Show: Using User Profiling to Manage Internet Advertisement Campaigns at Chitika,” Issues in Industrial Relations and Management: 2013 Edition, May 1, 2013, p. 431.
  96. Kumar, “Electronic Retailing: Increasing IT Capacity May Alienate Customers,” ISB Insight, Vol. 9, Issue 3, 2012, pp. 26-28.
  97. “Researchers from Texas A&M University Report on Findings in Management Science,” VerticalNews, December 8, 2012.
  98. Kumar, N. Ramanan, and C. Sriskandarajah, “Minimizing Cycle Time in Large Robotic Cells,” Industrial Engineer Magazine, February 2005, p. 48.
  99. Kumar, N. Ramanan, and C. Sriskandarajah, “Minimizing Cycle Time in Large Robotic Cells,” Refereed abstract in Interfaces, Vol. 32, No. 5, Sep-Oct 2002, pp. 83-84.