Walmart Reworks Supply Chain Team in Omnichannel Effort
Walmart is currently working to restructure its supply chain team to create a more seamless omnichannel experience. The most prominent change will be the joining of the U.S. supply chain teams under the direction of Greg Smith, current executive vice president of Walmart U.S. supply chain. Smith will report directly to Greg Foran, president and CEO of Walmart U.S., and Marc Lore, president and CEO of Walmart e-commerce U.
Twelve other executives have been assigned to the newly developed U.S. supply chain team as Walmart works towards its goal. All twelve individuals will report to Smith on the basis of distribution, e-commerce-fulfillment, reverse logistics, inbound and outbound transportation, and automation strategy functions.
In a memo obtained by CNBC last week, CEO Doug Millon writes: