Bloomberg says Wal-Mart wants to fine-tune supply chain efficiency to help it compete with Amazon [From the web]
NEW YORK, July 13, 2017-
Long known for squeezing its vast network of suppliers, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is about to step up the pressure.
The focus this time is delivery scheduling, and the company’s not messing around. Two days late? That’ll earn you a fine. One day early? That’s a fine, too. Right on-time but goods aren’t packed properly? You guessed it -- fined.
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