John McGlasson

John McGlasson

Vice President
Food Tech / EMCOR

As one of the Distribution industry’s leading automation and supply chain planning experts, John brings a great deal of experience to his role as Vice President. He has designed a number of conventional, mechanized, and automated material handling systems. John has had the opportunity to work on Automated projects for: Walmart, Kroger, Performance Food Group, Tony’s Fine Foods, Wegmans Markets, Harris Teeter, Associated Food Stores, Ralphs Grocery Company, McCain Foods, and Quik Trip. He has worked with a variety of solution providers on projects such as: 100% automated lights out selection systems, AS/RS, shuttle moles, mini-loads, and hybrid-automated solutions. Prior to joining Food Tech, John worked as a consultant on both domestic and international brands and completed special projects for Ralphs Grocery Company, a leading west coast grocery chain. Having been in Food Tech’s customers’ position at numerous times during his career, John has the ability to relate to his customers’ needs in a unique way.