Rob Kuchta

Distribution Systems Manager - Giant Eagle Inc.

Rob Kuchta is a 25-year veteran of Giant Eagle, a Pittsburgh-based supermarket chain and one of the largest privately-held and family-operated companies in the U.S.

Rob has held various positions at Giant Eagle, including serving as Warehouse Supervisor. In his current role, Rob oversees automation in Giant Eagle’s distribution facilities. He is responsible for integrating automation into the supply chain, reducing costs, and improving safety across the company’s distribution facilities.

Rob piloted Seegrid self-driving vehicles at Giant Eagle’s OK Grocery facility in 2010, and he continues to manage Giant Eagle’s fleet of Seegrid VGVs in Pittsburgh.