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Wal-Mart sends shivers through the consumer goods supply chain

by Andrew White  |  February 1, 2010

The Financial Times reported last week (print edition, January 29th, 2010) on Wal-Mart’s announcement of a strategic partnership with Li & Fung, a Hong Kong sourcing company.  The intent is...

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Wal-Mart takes aim at Supply Chain Cost

by Andrew White  |  January 5, 2010

The Financial Times ran a report yesterday (January 4th) in its USA print edition that highlights how Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer, is planning to save money by focusing again...

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Cost Leadership and Differentiation

by Eric Knipp  |  September 28, 2009

My wife and I had a wonderful weekend. We first attended a wedding, and then celebrated her birthday over dinner with friends and family last night. As usual, topics of...

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