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Do You Really Want to Be a Walmart Supplier?

Getting Walmart as a customer can generate a huge amount of revenues for a supplier, even a small one. But beware — what Walmart giveth, it can also taketh away!! Consider these observations from one expert: “Les McKeown, the Founder, … Continue reading

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Giving Strategic Planning a Boost

As we know, it is crucial for retailers of all sizes and types to have strong, forward-looking strategic plans to guide their efforts. As we also know, many retailers still need to step up their strategic planning efforts. According to … Continue reading

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