Former Petco Executive Joins True Leaf as Senior Vice-President, Operations

Published: June 20, 2019

True Leaf Brands Inc., a global cannabis and hemp wellness brand for pets, announced the appointment of Allen Fujimoto as Senior Vice-President, Operations of True Leaf Pet.

Allen brings over 25 years of extensive experience building and optimizing world-class supply chain networks in the consumer goods industry and leading complex business transformations for global, billion-dollar companies. He most recently served as Vice President, Transformation for Petco, where he is credited with improving profitability through assortment and supplier optimization. Prior to that, he served as a Senior Director at AlixPartners, a leading management consulting firm, Managing Director at Accenture, and Partner at ATKearney.

In his new role, Allen will design, implement and optimize True Leaf’s supply chain network and processes as the Company expands its product offerings, including the launch of a CBD product line for pets, and continues to scale its operations globally. He will be responsible for sourcing, material supply, supplier management, manufacturing, and logistics.

“Allen has deep retail, pet, industrial, and consumer goods industry experience with an impressive track record improving supply chain efficiencies that accelerate business growth,” said Darcy Bomford, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of True Leaf. “We are confident his vast process improvement and analytics expertise will be invaluable as True Leaf continues to grow globally, including our further expansion into Europe and Asia.”

“As a devoted pet parent myself, I’m excited to join True Leaf’s team and to continue working in the pet industry,” said Allen. “I look forward to leading True Leaf’s global supply chain initiatives and building networks and systems that will ensure our success in meeting the growing global demand for cannabis pet products.”