The gloves are off: Walmart is running a leaner, tighter supply chain and suppliers must stay in compliance. . .or else:
“Walmart also is changing how it penalizes suppliers when they make partial deliveries, an effort to make sure products are on shelves when needed, a particular focus for Walmart as it ramps up online grocery pickup and delivery services that pull from store inventory to fulfill orders.“
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