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Retail Replenishment Execution: At Wal-Mart, It's About Process and People

Published: 14 November 2005

ID: G00183811

Analyst(s): Alexi Sarnevitz

Summary

At the AMR Research Executive Leadership Conference, Wal-Mart's Gary Maxwell provided a number of insights into the retail giant's supply chain strategies and replenishment approaches. Here's a look at how Wal-Mart achieves replenishment excellence with a relentless focus on process basics, organizational proficiency, and tireless execution, with technology playing a strong supporting role.

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