The Greening of WalMart’s Supply Chain… Revisited

The Greening of WalMart’s Supply Chain… Revisited

By
Erica Plambeck, Lyn Denend
Supply Chain Management Review. September
2011, Vol. 15, Issue 5, Pages 16-23

In 2007, SCMR featured an article on Walmart’s burgeoning sustainability program, focusing on eight specific initiatives being undertaken at the company. Four years later, the author of that article, Erica Plambeck of Stanford, and colleague Lyn Denend revisit those initiatives to assess what Walmart has accomplished to date–and what still needs to be done.