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Wholesalers & Distributors

Strategies and insights on supply chainlogistics, workforce, and more.

Wholesalers & Distributors

Reinventing the Workforce

Near historic levels of unemployment, a new premium on the importance of service and a whole lot of other issues are driving retailers to reassess how they’re approaching their workforce.

Wholesalers & Distributors

Walmart Testing Out Third-Party Grocery Delivery Drivers

The Uber-like service takes care of administrative duties and allows contractors to work on their own schedules.

The new experience puts current associates front and center.

Some plastic dissenters hope the move will allow for an overall ban, while others were disappointed.

The Lempert Report: The restaurant will offer up to $18 an hour.

Businesses that serve food are facing roadblocks that are rarely discussed.

3D printing could allow grocery stores to create custom-made food to meet shoppers’ personal preferences and dietary restrictions in minutes.

Retailers must rethink their traditional approach to inventory management to survive the era of elevated consumer expectations.

Artificial intelligence, including robotics, machine learning and natural language processing, is primed to make retailers better at what they do.

The Lempert Report: Regulations have often been reversed in direct response to petitions from oil, coal and gas companies.

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