Meet Nick Meldrum
Name: Nick Meldrum
Hometown: Redondo Beach
Current position: Supply Chain Replenishment Analyst
Location: Home Office, El Segundo
Previous positions at fresh&easy: -
Education: BA Marketing
How did you get started at fresh&easy?
I was contacted by a recruiter at Fresh & Easy and couldn’t resist the opportunity.
What does a day in the life of a replenishment analyst look like?
My role mainly involves forecasting sales and mitigating waste. We also prepare supply for promotions, smooth out issues with stores and suppliers, and constantly look to streamline the process. Inevitably we talk about food a lot, and then I get hungry…
What do you think is the most challenging aspect of your job?
Predicting the shopping activities of our free-spirited shoppers.
Why do you love working at fresh&easy?
The people are cool and I occasionally get free tasters. So mainly the tasters…
What fresh&easy foods do you crave?
British bacon and chocolate cake. (Separately though).
When you’re not at work, where can we find you?
On the beach playing volleyball.
What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done (that you can share on your employer’s blog)?
Probably bungee jumping from a 440ft high cable car in New Zealand.
What’s on your iPod or DVR?
iPod; Radiohead, Miike Snow, Biffy Clyro, The Maccabees, M83 etc. etc. etc. DVR; House, New Girl, Game of Thrones.
What’s an interesting or little known fact about you?
Born and raised in England, I’ve visited around 35 different countries over all continents (no not including the Arctics). However, contrary to popular belief I’m not actually related to the Queen.…
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